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Rob Zenilman submits: Last week’s price movement in the Biotech sector ranged from +3.4% (DNA) to -7.1% (NASDAQ:NABI). IMCL & TELK led week over week volume increases at 8.2% & 1.0%, respectively.

New 52 week highs were made by AMLN ($49.68) & CELG ($48.59).

A new 52 week low was made by AFFX ($25.15).

Key developments that drove individual stocks:

● On June 29th, Celgene (NASDAQ:CELG) announced that the FDA approved Revlimid to treat a certain type of blood cancer.

● On June 26th, Nastech Pharmaceutical (NSTK) announced that they would be working with Amylin Pharmaceuticals (AMLN) to develop a diabetes treatment to be administered via nasal spray.


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Data in table version -- click on a ticker for opinion and analysis of the company:

Price Volume
Ticker Company Change Change
AFFXAffymetrix Inc.0.4%
-36.4%
ALXNAlexion Pharmaceuticals Inc.-1.1%
-38.2%
AMGNAmgen Inc.1.8%
-36.6%
AMLNAmylin Pharmaceuticals Inc.-0.7%
-60.1%
BIIBBiogen Idec Inc.-1.4%
-36.7%
BMRNBioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.2.3%
-4.4%
BSTEBiosite Incorporated1.6%
-31.1%
CELGCelgene Corporation1.7%
-41.6%
DNAGenentech Inc.3.4%
-4.2%
ELNElan Corp. plc-5.3%
-45.0%
GILDGilead Sciences Inc.2.7%
-33.6%
GPROGen-Probe Inc.-0.6%
-46.5%
IMCLImclone Systems Inc.-0.2%
8.2%
INCYIncyte Corp.-2.4%
-41.1%
ISTAISTA Pharmaceuticals Inc.-6.8%
-75.8%
KOSPKOS Pharmaceuticals Inc.2.4%
-40.7%
MEDIMedImmune Inc.0.6%
-24.1%
NABINabi Biopharmaceuticals-7.1%
-34.1%
NBIXNeurocrine Biosciences Inc.-0.9%
-71.4%
ONXXOnyx Pharmaceuticals Inc.-2.1%
-46.0%
PGNXProgenics Pharmaceuticals Inc.0.6%
-25.4%
PHRMPharmion Corp.-0.6%
-63.1%
TELKTelik Inc.1.5%
1.0%
VRTXVertex Pharmaceuticals Inc.-2.2%
-69.7%

Data: CapitalIQ

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Source: Chart: Biotech Stocks - Week Over Week Price & Volume Breakouts