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 (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 (SRPT) (BMRN) (PBMD) (ISR)

Sarepta Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SRPT) After the closing bell on May 19, 2015 shares of Sarepta Therapeutics were up as much as 38% in after-hours trading after the company reported that the FDA will allow the company to file a New Drug Application — NDA — for Eteplirsen. This drug Eteplirsen helps patients with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy … Read more