03:05 , Jun 30, 2018 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Hidden in the rough

Judicious stock picking was especially important in the second quarter, as 57% of global biotech stocks saw their equity values decline. Volatility continued to roil global markets during the period and additional uncertainty looms with the...
03:02 , Jun 30, 2018 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Smitten by SMID-caps

Risk is pervasive heading into the third quarter and choppy waters are expected, but 13 buysiders told BioCentury they’re not afraid to stay the course. A politically charged environment is likely to intensify as the midterm...
18:27 , Jun 22, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Sarepta's DMD candidate leads to microdystrophin expression of 76.2% in Phase I/IIa

Sarepta Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT) reported on June 19 preliminary data from a Phase I/IIa trial evaluating AAVrh74.MHCK7.micro-Dystrophin to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). In three DMD patients in the open-label, U.S. trial, the microdystrophin gene therapy...
23:58 , Jun 21, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Sarepta says no to right to try for its DMD therapies

Following data from a small trial of a Duchenne muscular dystrophy gene therapy, Sarepta Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT) told BioCentury that it will not offer pre-approval access under right-to-try legislation or FDA’s expanded access program for...
18:52 , Jun 19, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Clinical News

Sarepta hits high on Phase I/IIa DMD readout

Sarepta Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT) hit an all-time high Tuesday morning, adding $71.26 (68%) to $176.50 and pushing the company's market cap over $11 billion, after reporting preliminary data from a Phase I/IIa trial evaluating AAVrh74.MHCK7.micro-Dystrophin...