Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals (ARWR) Stock: Here’s What You Need To Know

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ARWR) On Monday, Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals stock closed down by 1.58%, even though it announced that it had completely finished the deal with Amgen. The deal between Arrowhead and Amgen had finally closed today. Investors weren’t too enthusiastic, as the stock closed lower instead of heading higher. This news is definitely good news, and … Read more

Biotech Stock News (AMGN) (RGLS) (BIIB) (RVNC) (AGN)

Amgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) On October 28, 2015 Amgen had announced that it had received FDA approval for its skin cancer drug known as IMLYGIC. This drug is an injection type drug that helps boost the immune system to fight off and kill cancerous skin cells. This therapy only treats Melanoma — skin cancer– but does … Read more

Biotech Stock News: (GALE) (AMGN) (ARIA) (BXLT)

Galena Biopharma (NASDAQ:GALE) On Monday August 24, 2015 Shares of Galena Biopharma were able to close the day up 11% after announcing an update for its phase 3 trial known as the “PRESENT” trial. The company announced that the independent data monitoring committee — IDMC — concluded that it would be able to reduce the … Read more

Biotech Stock News (LXRX) (BIOC) (LLY) (AMGN) (AQXP)

Lexicon Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:LXRX)  On August 3, 2015 shares of Lexicon Pharmaceuticals were up 61% after the company posted positive phase 3 Results in Patients with Carcinoid Syndrome. Carcinoid Syndrome occurs when a carcinoid tumor advances to a later stage. Typically this disease targets the lining of the lungs or stomach of the patient and has … Read more

Biotech Stock News (ANAC) (CELG) (RCPT) (JUNO) (AMGN)

Anacor Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ANAC) On Monday July 13, 2015 shares of Anacor went up 55%, closing around $131.93 per share after the company announced positive phase 3 results in patients who have atopic dermatitis. There were two phase 3 trials that were testing Anacor’s drug, Crisaborole, for these patients with atopic dermatitis — also known as … Read more

Biotech Stock News (AZN) (AMGN) (NVS) (LLY) (HRTX) (MRK)

AstraZeneca (NYSE:AZN) & Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) On May 26, 2015 both AstraZeneca and Amgen announced that it would end a partnership established back in 2012 for a psoriasis drug collaboration. This collaboration established in 2012 allowed Astrazeneca to work on five antibody compounds from Amgen’s anti-inflammation drug pipeline. Amgen received an upfront payment of at least … Read more

Biotech Stock News (CLDN) (BLUE) (QURE) (ONCE) (CANF) (AMGN) (MRK) (BMY)

Celladon Corporation (NASDAQ:CLDN) On April 26, 2015 Shares of Celladon Corporation tumbled 80% in one day after the company reported that its phase 2 trial using Mydicar to treat heart failure patients failed to meet on both the primary endpoint and the secondary endpoint. The phase 2 trial was known as CUPID-2 and recruited up … Read more

Biotech Stock News (ARWR)(AMGN)(ATHX)(PFE)

Arrowhead Research Corp (NASDAQ:ARWR) On April 13, 2015 Arrowhead announced that it was given the go-ahead by the FDA to begin treating patients in the phase 2b Hepatitis B study.  The drug compound being used in the study is known as ARC-520 which is an RNAi drug. RNAi stands for RNA interference and these types … Read more

Hot BioTech Stocks Today

Most BioTech stocks seem to be in the red today. We suspect that the downtrends in the market today have quite a bit to do with the Federal Reserve’s 2 day meeting that ends tomorrow. Nonetheless, here’s what we saw from BioTech stocks today… Fastest Growing BioTech Stocks Today Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: OREX) – … Read more

Hot BioTech Stocks Today | AMRN | CYTX | INO | GILD | AMGN

Amarin (AMRN) Stocks Continue To Decline Following A Strong End Last Week Last week, Amarin (AMRN) stocks nudged up incredibly fast as a top analyst upgraded the stock from a “Neutral” to a “Buy” rating; moving the target price to 10% and insinuating strong upward growth. However, it seems as though the excitement about the … Read more