Nivalis Therapeutics (NVLS) Stock: Here’s What You Need To Know

Nivalis Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NVLS) On Monday Nivalis Therapeutics stock fell by more than 52% after the company announced that it had failed its phase 2 trial in patients with Cystic Fibrosis — CF. As soon as the results were released the stock tumbled as investors sold their shares to the open market. The phase 2 trial … Read more

Biotech Stock News (KBIO) (SNY) (CLVS) (AZN) (VRTX)

KaloBios Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:KBIO) Last week I wrote how Kalobios was winding down its operations and was looking to put itself up for sale. In an unforeseen event, Martin Shkreli took a big investment in the company sending the share price higher. Before I go any further let me provide a little backstory so that everyone … Read more

Biotech Stock News (AVXL) (BIIB) (LLY) (SPHS) (KBIO)

Anavex Life Sciences (NASDAQ:AVXL) On November 9, 2015 Anavex reported positive phase 2a results for the trial treating patients with Alzheimer’s. This trial tested two clinical endpoints. The first clinical endpoint was testing for safety as it is customary with all phase 2a trials. The second endpoint was looking for preliminary clinical efficacy. In terms … Read more

Biotech Stock News (SRPT) (JUNO) (CELG) (AGTC) (VRTX)

Sarepta Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SRPT) On Monday June 29, 2015 Sarepta had announced that it had completed¬†its rolling submission of its New Drug Application — NDA — to the FDA. A rolling submission is an FDA policy whereby biotech companies can submit their marketing approval application in small parts on a rolling basis instead of doing it … Read more

Biotech Stock News (OREX) (TKPHF) (VRTX) (PBYI)

Orexigen Therapeutics (NASDAQ:OREX)¬† On May 12, 2015 Shares of Orexigen tanked by 13% after the company reported that the cardiovascular outcome study had to be terminated early. The “LIGHT” study recruited up to 9,000 patients to determine if patients taking Contrave have an increased risk of cardiovascular issues. The mess up occurred because the early … Read more