Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Segment Reporting (Details)

v2.4.0.8
Segment Reporting (Details) (USD $)
In Thousands, unless otherwise specified
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2014
Mar. 31, 2013
Dec. 31, 2013
Summary of segment information      
Total assets $ 105,471   $ 104,713
Net revenues from external customers 15,958 11,651  
Depreciation and amortization expense 668 670  
Operating (loss) income 5,100 3,932  
Interest expense, net 248 912  
Income tax expense from continuing operations 53 66  
Ligand
     
Summary of segment information      
Total assets 40,969   38,408
Net revenues from external customers 6,791 6,237  
Depreciation and amortization expense 66 59  
Operating (loss) income (71) 1,396  
Interest expense, net 248 912  
Income tax expense from continuing operations 51 66  
CyDex
     
Summary of segment information      
Total assets 64,502   66,305
Net revenues from external customers 9,167 5,414  
Depreciation and amortization expense 602 611  
Operating (loss) income 5,171 2,536  
Interest expense, net        
Income tax expense from continuing operations $ 2