La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co. operates as a biopharmaceutical company, which engages in the discovery, development and commercialization of therapies intended to significantly improve outcomes in patients suffering from life-threatening diseases. Its products includes LJPC-501, LJPC-401 and LJPC-0118. LJPC-501 is the proprietary formulation for angiotensin II. The LJPC-401 is the formulation of hepcidin, which is an endogenous peptide hormone and LJPC-0118 is La Jolla's investigational product for the treatment of severe malaria. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.