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Can Biotech Continue This Rally?

1h seekingalpha
Exchange-traded funds play a special role in the ability of investors to build stable exposure to this complex (and potentially volatile) space.
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Your Daily Scoop: Compugen's Trial Begins, Tezepelumab Designated, Sarepta's Alternatives

2018-09-10 seekingalpha - 1
Discussion: First patient is dosed in Phase 1 clinical trial of Compugen's (CGEN)COM701 indicated as a cancer immunotherapy antibody targeting PVRIG. The safety and tolerability of the drug will be tested in escalating dose of COM701 as both monotherapy and combination therapy in a patient group of 140 with advanced solid tumors. The combination therapy will be administered along with a PD-1 inhibitor.
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Why Is Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT) Up 6.4% Since Last Earnings Report?

2018-09-07 zacks
A month has gone by since the last earnings report for Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT - Free Report) . Shares have added about 6.4% in that time frame, outperforming the S&P 500.
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Sarepta Therapeutics to Recognize World Duchenne Awareness Day at NASDAQ Opening Bell Ceremony

2018-09-07 globenewswire
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: SRPT), a global biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of precision genetic medicines for the treatment of rare neuromuscular and other rare diseases, will ring Nasdaq’s Opening Bell today in recognition of World Duchenne Awareness Day (WDAD), an observance recognized annually around the world on September 7.
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Small Caps Are Rising, Biotechs Can't Be Far Behind

2018-09-05 seekingalpha - 8
While much attention is being riveted on the S&P 500's new all-time high eclipsing the January one, small caps accomplished that in May.
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Biotech Analysis Central Pharma News: Pfizer Axes Drug, Merck's Approvals, Bayer's Green Light

2018-09-05 seekingalpha
Welcome to Biotech Analysis Central Daily News, a daily news report and analysis about what has happened lately in the biotech industry.
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Sarepta Therapeutics Announces Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

2018-08-31 globenewswire
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT), a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of precision genetic medicine to treat rare neuromuscular diseases, granted equity awards on August 31, 2018, that were previously approved by the Compensation Committee of its Board of Directors under Sarepta’s 2014 Employment Commencement Incentive Plan, as a material inducement to employment to twenty-two individuals hired by Sarepta in August 2018.
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Pfizer Discontinues Studies on DMD Candidate Domagrozumab

2018-08-31 zacks
Pfizer Inc. (PFE - Free Report) announced that it has terminated two clinical studies evaluating its pipeline candidate, domagrozumab, in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (“DMD”), a progressive muscle degeneration disease. The two studies included a phase II study evaluating the candidate in patients regardless of underlying mutation and another was an open-label extension study.
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Researchers Use CRISPR to Treat Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in Dogs

2018-08-31 biospace
Researchers at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center used CRISPR gene editing to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) in dogs. Their work was published in the journal Science.
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Time to Take Some Profits in Sarepta Therapeutics Stock

2018-08-30 investorplace
This decade’s stock market is filled with small baby-boomer investors who hope to make one last killing so they can retire in comfort.
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Pfizer Terminates Two DMD Studies Following Data Review

2018-08-30 biospace
Pfizer terminated two clinical studies evaluating domagrozumab (PF-06252616) for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD).
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Pfizer stops developing therapy for the rare disease Duchenne muscular dystrophy

2018-08-30 marketwatch
Pfizer Inc. PFE, +0.00% is ending ongoing research for a Duchenne muscular dystrophy drug after finding that the evidence "did not support a significant treatment effect," the company said on Thursday. Shares slumped 0.5% premarket, while shares of DMD drugmaker Sarepta Therapeutics Inc. SRPT, +3.53% rose 0.9%. Pfizer plans to keep reviewing trial data "to see if there is a place for this medicine in muscular diseases," said Seng Cheng, senior vice president and chief scientific officer, Pfizer Rare Disease Research Unit.
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Debate Over the Orphan Drug Act Heats Up

2018-08-30 biospace - 2
Recently, Milton Packer, a renowned cardiologist at Baylor Scott & White Health, wrote a criticism of the Orphan Drug Act and the resulting problems caused by the biopharma industry. John LaMattina, formerly president of Pfizer Global Research and Development and a current senior partner at PureTech Ventures, responded to the editorial in Forbes. Let’s take a look.
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Why Is Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE) Up 0.7% Since Last Earnings Report?

2018-08-29 zacks
It has been about a month since the last earnings report for Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE - Free Report) . Shares have added about 0.7% in that time frame, underperforming the S&P 500.
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Play The Future of Gene Therapy With These 5 Biotech Stocks

2018-08-27 investorplace
Innovation has always been the mantra when it comes to biotech stocks. And as such, the biotech sector has been the key driver for new medicines and therapies over the last decade or so. But we haven’t seen anything like this before. Gene therapy is quickly becoming the technique du jour for curing orphan and rare diseases.
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