Galena, Prana post big gains

|About: Galena Biopharma, Inc. (GALE)|By:, SA News Editor

Galena Biopharma (GALE +7.8%) continues to run and with today's gains the shares are up ~22% this week. On Wednesday the company said it was notified of the EU's intention to grant a pharmaceutical use patent for  "NeuVax as a vaccine for the prevention of relapse in breast cancer patients."

SA contributors Dutch Trader and Stock Whisper both had good things to say about NeuVax in articles published Thursday.

Prana Biotechnology (PRAN +21%) soars on more than three times its 10-day average volume. The shares are now up some 37% since Wednesday.