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Radius Health Reports Positive Topline Data from Ph. 3 Metastatic Breast Cancer Trial

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Shares of Radius Health Inc. traded 17% higher after the firm reported positive topline results from the Phase 3 EMERALD study of elacestrant in ER+/HER2- advanced or metastatic breast cancer (mBC). read more >

Aquaculture Firm to Provide US Gulf Coast Distributor with 25,000 Pounds of Live Gourmet-Quality Shrimp

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NaturalShrimp Inc.'s shares traded 12% higher after the company reported it entered into an agreement with Gulf Seafood Inc. for delivery of 25,000 lbs. of naturally grown, chemical and antibiotic-free, live shrimp. read more >

New French Vaccine May 'Play an Important Role in Overcoming' COVID-19

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Valneva SE shares traded 40% higher after the company reported positive results from its Phase 3 clinical trial of its COVID-19 vaccine candidate, VLA2001. The firm claimed that VLA2001 produced superior neutralizing antibody titer levels compared to AstraZeneca's AZD1222 (ChAdOx1-S) vaccine in the study. read more >

Pacira Bids to Acquire Flexion to Expand Leadership Position in Non-Opioid Pain Management

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Flexion Therapeutics Inc. shares traded 60% higher after the company reported it entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Pacira BioSciences Inc. for $8.00 per share in cash plus an additional non-tradeable contingent value right worth up to $8.00 per share in cash if five specific milestones are met. read more >

ChemoCentryx Shares Double After FDA Approves TAVNEOS™ for Treatment of ANCA-Associated Vasculitis

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Shares of ChemoCentryx Inc. traded 96% higher after the company reported the U.S. FDA approved its orally administered TAVNEOS™ (avacopan) for use in treatment of ANCA-associated vasculitis, a systemic autoimmune disease that often results in kidney or other major organ damage and failure that can be fatal if left untreated. read more >

Merus Shares Rise 37% After Firm Presents Multiclonic Antibodies Clinical Data to Molecular Targets & Cancer Therapeutics Summit

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Merus NV shares traded higher after the company presented early and preclinical data for two full-length, multispecific antibodies, MCLA-158 and zenocutuzumab, to the AACR-NCI-EORTC Virtual International Conference on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics. read more >

Voyager Shares Lift Off After Firm Signs License Deal With Pfizer for Next-Gen AAV Capsids for Gene Therapy Programs

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Shares of Voyager Therapeutics Inc. traded 51% higher after the company reported it entered into a license and option agreement with Pfizer Inc. for two of its TRACERᵀᴹ AAV capsids that will be utilized to enhance Pfizer's neurologic and cardiovascular gene therapy programs. Voyager will receive an upfront payment of $30 million and is eligible to receive up to $600 million more plus product sales-based royalties, if all options are exercised and certain milestones are achieved. read more >

Xenon Pharma Shares Gain 80% on Positive Data in Phase 2b Focal Epilepsy Trial

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Shares of Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. soared to a new 52-week high after the company reported topline data from its Phase 2b X-TOLE clinical study demonstrating that its epilepsy drug candidate XEN1101 successfully met several primary and secondary efficacy endpoints and decreased monthly focal seizure frequency by 50% or greater from baseline. read more >

Merck and Ridgeback Post Interim Data From Phase 3 Antiviral Drug Trial Showing 50% Reductions in Hospitalizations and Deaths in Mild and Moderate COV

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Shares of Merck & Co. Inc. traded 9% higher after the company reported that in a global Phase 3 clinical trial conducted together with its partner Ridgeback Biotherapeutics, oral antiviral molnupiravir reduced risk of hospitalization or death by 50% versus placebo in patients with mild or moderate COVID-19. Merck plans to submit an Emergency Use Authorization application to the U.S. FDA and if authorized it would make molnupiravir the first approved oral antiviral medicine for COVID-19. read more >

Coverage Initiated on Nanomedicine Firm, Upside 'Potentially Significant' With Upcoming Trial Results

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"With Clene's potential to realize several multibillion-dollar revenue opportunities, we see its roughly $480 million enterprise value as offering attractive risk-reward," an Oppenheimer report noted. read more >

Alzamend Shares Rise After FDA Gives Positive Response to Pre-IND Filing for Immune-Boosting Alzheimer's Vaccine

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Shares of Alzamend Neuro Inc. traded 36% higher after the company reported that the U.S. FDA responded favorably to its Pre-IND application for AL002, a cell-based therapeutic vaccine designed to restore patients' immunological systems, providing them with the ability to combat Alzheimer's Disease. The FDA has granted the firm approval to initiate a combined Phase 1/2 clinical trial in Q1/22. read more >

COVID-19 Vaccine Could Be Approved in Q4/21 for 5 to 11 Year Olds

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"Label extension for BioNTech and Pfizer's Comirnaty [vaccine] to include use in these younger individuals ought to buoy revenue growth near term," noted an H.C. Wainwright & Co. report. read more >

Biopharma Expands Clinical Program of Lead Drug Candidate to Treat Chronic Cough

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Algernon Pharmaceuticals will now pursue Ifenprodil in chronic cough based on encouraging recent study results in a Phase 2 trial. read more >

Nanotech Co.'s Shares Trade Higher After Developing Antimicrobial Coating for PPE

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ZEN Graphene Solutions Ltd. shares traded 13.5% higher after the company reported it delivered its first revenue-generating shipment of ZENGuard, a patent-pending coating with 99% antimicrobial activity. The first commercial shipment follows the firm's announcement yesterday that Health Canada determined ZENGuard enhanced surgical masks are safe for use by Canadians. read more >

Dynavax Shares Shoot Up 30% After Its Partner Clover Biopharma Met All Key Efficacy Endpoints in Ph. 2/3 COVID-19 Vaccine Trial

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Shares of Dynavax Technologies Corp. reached a new 52-week high after the company reported that in the global Phase 2/3 SPECTRA COVID-19 vaccine study its collaborative partner Clover Biopharmaceuticals met all primary and secondary efficacy endpoints. Clover's vaccine, which was developed using Dynavax's CpG 1018 adjuvant, demonstrated 100% efficacy against severe COVID-19 and hospitalizations and 84% efficacy against moderate-to-severe COVID-19 caused by any strain of SARS-CoV-2, including the Delta, Gamma, and Mu variants. read more >

'Poised for Two Key Readouts in Q1/22' as Biopharma Advances Pipeline

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Rezolute's two drug candidates, one for congenital hyperinsulinism and the other for diabetic macular edema, are discussed in an H.C. Wainwright & Co. report. read more >

Edessa Biotech Shares Rise 87% on Positive Findings in Phase 2 Monoclonal Antibody COVID-19 Study

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Edesa Biotech Inc. shares reached a new 52-week high after the company reported positive results from its Phase 2/3 monoclonal antibody study in hospitalized COVID-19 patients. read more >

Target Price Raised on Biopharma After It Acquires Company, Splits Stock

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AzurRx BioPharma now has five additional shots on goal "with the imminent full acquisition of just one compound," a ROTH Capital Partners report noted. read more >

Innate Pharma Shares Rise After AstraZeneca Presents Positive Data From NSCLC Trial to European Conference

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Innate Pharma S.A. shares traded 38% higher after the company reported its development partner AstraZeneca Plc. reported positive interim results from its Phase 2 COAST Study to the European Society for Medical Oncology Congress. When taken together with durvalumab, monalizumab was shown to improve progression-free survival and objective response rates in patients with unresectable, Stage III non-small cell lung cancer. read more >

Leap Therapeutics Shares Skip Higher on Positive Preliminary Data From Gastric Cancer Study

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Shares of Leap Therapeutics Inc. traded 38% higher after the company reported positive preliminary data from the Phase 2a DisTinGuish Study of DKN-01 plus tislelizumab at the ESMO Congress. read more >

French Biotech Firm Initiates Pivotal Phase 3 Study of Lanifibranor in 900 NASH Patients

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ROTH Capital Partners LLC advised in a research report that Inventiva S.A. has initiated enrollment in its highly anticipated pivotal Phase 3 Study of Lanifibranor in individuals diagnosed with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. ROTH rates Inventiva a "Buy" with a 12-month price target of €55/share which represents a nearly four-fold increase over the current share price. read more >

Instil Bio Receives FDA Approval to Initiate Expanded Phase 2 Advanced Melanoma Study

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Shares of Instil Bio Inc. traded 16% higher after the company reported it received IND clearance from the U.S. FDA to initiate a Phase 2 clinical trial in advanced melanoma patients. read more >

Biopharma Co. Posts Positive Objective Response & Disease Control Rates in Ovarian Cancer Studies

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H.C. Wainwright & Co. advised in a research report that updated data from Mersana Therapeutics Inc.'s expansion study supports its UPLIFT Study and will provide the basis for a new Phase 3 study in 2022. H.C. Wainwright rates Mersana a "Buy" with a target price of $28.00/share. read more >

aTyr Pharma's Fusion Protein Achieves Consistent Dose Response in Pulmonary Sarcoidosis Trial

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Shares of aTyr Pharma Inc. traded 48% higher after the firm reported its ATYR1923 produced positive results in a Phase 1b/2a clinical study by demonstrating consistent favorable dose responses in pulmonary sarcoidosis patients. read more >

Sanofi Makes US$1.9 Billion Offer to Buy Kadmon Holdings to Solidify Its Transplant Business

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Shares of Kadmon Holdings Inc. traded 70% higher after the firm reported it agreed to be acquired by Sanofi SA for $9.50 per share in cash. Sanofi aims to strengthen its transplant business with the addition of Kadmon's Rezurock™ (belumosudil), an FDA-approved, first-in-class treatment for patients 12 years and older with chronic graft-versus-host disease. read more >
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