Biotech Stock News (BLUE) (SNTA) (MACK) (BXLT)

Bluebird Bio (NASDAQ:BLUE)  On October 19, 2015 shares of Bluebird Bio fell approximately 4% after the company announced that one patient on its old generation gene therapy had required two blood transfusions due to anemia. One thing to keep in mind was that this patient was blood transfusion free for 7 years and that’s why … Read more

Biotech Stock News (RXII) (FPRX) (BMY) (ZFGN)

Rxi Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:RXII) On October 15, 2015 Rxi Pharmaceuticals announced positive phase 2a results for its RXI-109 compound. The trial, known as RXI-109-1402, was comparing RXI-109 treated scars against scars that were revised by surgery — control group. To test out dosing though Rxi gave one cohort of patients 5 mg/cm of RXI-109 while another … Read more