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Reaction to Confirmed Ebola Case in U.S. – UPDATED

News has hit of the first confirmed Ebola case in the United States. While this news is still breaking and developing, it appears to be a case that was after ...
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What Else Is Under The Hood For Catalyst Pharma?

Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: CPRX) announced positive topline results from its Phase 3 clinical trial of Firdapse for the symptomatic treatment of Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome, or LEMS. In the ...
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Is Ambit Biosciences Getting Enough in Its Buyout?

Ambit Biosciences Corp. (NASDAQ: AMBI) has announced that it is entering into a merger with Daiichi Sankyo. All outstanding shares of Ambit will be acquired by Daiichi Sankyo for $15 ...
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Can Repros Therapeutics Shares Still More Than Double?

Repros Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: RPRX) is a small cap biotech stock that is not exactly having the best year, despite big gains on Friday. With shares close to $10, its ...
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Will Analysts Start Following Alimera After Its FDA Approval?

Alimera Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: ALIM) traded up big on Monday on news that the company received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its drug Iluvien. The company stated ...
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3 Likely Biotech Buyout Candidates

The pharmaceutical business is a difficult one, because patent expiration and competition are always omnipresent factors. Obviously major companies like to keep large research and development projects moving at full ...
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Coherus Files for IPO: Biotech to Biosimilars

Coherus Biosciences Inc. filed an S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering. No terms were given for the offering but it has filed to raise ...
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Short Sellers Make Moves in Key Biotech Stocks

The short interest report is out for the September 15 settlement date, and here 247 Wall St. has decided to focus on the biotech sector. Short sellers are often active ...
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5 Orphan Drug Biotech Stocks to Buy With Big Upside Potential

An orphan drug is a pharmaceutical agent that has been developed specifically to treat a rare medical condition. In the United States and the European Union, it is easier to ...
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Analyst Now Sees 75% Upside in Sarepta

Sarepta Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: SRPT) has an incredible analyst call with a new Outperform rating issued by Credit Suisse. The $36 price target is what stands out. The firm's Jeremiah ...
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Canaccord Genuity Doubles Price Target for Medivation

Medivation Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) received an upgrade from Canaccord Genuity on the heels of it continually increasing its 52-week high over the past month. This upgrade comes on analyst John ...
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Flexion Therapeutics Stumbles on Clinical Hold

In the after-hours on Wednesday, Flexion Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: FLXN) made a hard fall on the news of a clinical hold. Usually clinical holds result in some serious fall out ...
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Analyst Sees Incyte Worth 70% More

Incyte Corp. (NASDAQ: INCY) has serious upside potential, but the inherent risk within it may be too much for some investors to bear. This stock is not for the risk ...
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Why Endo Wants to Acquire Auxilium So Much

Endo International PLC (NASDAQ: ENDP) made an unsolicited buyout offer to Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: AUXL). This news comes right after Auxilium announced that it entered into an agreement to ...
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Is Avanir Pharma Fully Valued After Monday’s Rally?

Avanir Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNR) posted amazing gains on Monday following the announcement of a successful Phase 1 trial for AVP-923. On the day, Avanir's stock price rose by 85% to ...
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