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How La Jolla’s Low Blood Pressure Treatment Is Driving New Highs

La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co. (NASDAQ: LJPC) saw its shares skyrocket on Monday after top-line results from its late-stage study of LJPC-501 in patients with catecholamine resistant hypotension. Ultimately, LJPC-501 posted ...
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Top Biopharma Movers of the Past Week

A few biopharma companies made massive runs this past week. The health care sector was in trouble over the past year, under fire from congressional hearings and politicians on the ...
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Is There More Than Meets the Eye on Celgene’s President, COO Retirement?

Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ: CELG) had seen endless growth and a major stock acceleration in prior years. But that was then, and Wall Street only cares about the upside of the ...
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Is This the Turnaround Cempra Has Been Looking For?

Shares of Cempra Inc. (NASDAQ: CEMP) saw an incredible gain on Friday after the company announced the results from its late-stage trial for the treatment of patients with acute bacterial ...
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Large Cap Biotech Stocks to Buy May Be the Cheapest in Years

Almost every asset class is overbought now, and the few that aren’t — with the exception of one — have good reasons. Utilities and other income proxy stocks that were big in ...
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With New Cash and Cancer Targets, Analyst Sees Almost 200% Upside in Sierra Oncology

Sierra Oncology Inc. (NASDAQ: SRRA) is far from a household name for investors who delve into health care, pharmaceuticals and biotech. In fact, Sierra would have to be considered quite ...
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Tuesday’s Top Biopharma Movers

A few biopharma companies made massive runs on Tuesday morning. The health care sector was in trouble over the past year, under fire from congressional hearings and politicians on the ...
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Why This FDA Approval for Valeant Is Not as Good as First Thought

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (NYSE: VRX) received a key U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval early on Thursday, but it seems to be a mixed blessing. Initially shares were higher ...
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How Alexion’s Pipeline Is Driving Earnings

Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ALXN) released its most recent earnings report before the markets opened on Thursday. This company posted $1.26 in earnings per share (EPS) on $831 million in ...
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How Gene Editing Just Got Rocked by Major Patent Ruling

The possibilities around gene editing are almost endless. Some of the goals and hopes around gene editing sound like they were pulled right out of a science fiction or futuristic ...
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Merck Delivers Even More Disappointing News in Alzheimer’s Study

Merck & Co. (NYSE: MRK) saw its shares slip on Wednesday after the firm reported that it will be halting its mid-to-late-stage clinical trial for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. ...
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Why Evoke Pharma Shares Are Exploding

Evoke Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOK) saw its shares make a huge gain on Wednesday after the company issued an update that it received from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About Teva Pharmaceutical After Earnings

Teva Pharmaceutical International Inc. (NYSE: TEVA) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results before markets opened Monday. Only a few analysts weighed in initially, but the consensus is slowly growing more ...
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Can Sage Therapeutics Press Even Further With Its Depression Trial?

Shares of Sage Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: SAGE) saw a handy gain on Monday after the company announced a successful mid-stage trial for the treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD). Specifically the ...
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Can Zosano Pharma Turn Itself Around With This Late-Stage Migraine Trial Win?

Zosano Pharma Corp. (NASDAQ: ZSAN) saw its shares absolutely skyrocket on Monday after the firm gave an update on its late-stage trial for the treatment of migraines. Basically, the lead ...
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