Chimerix commences stock offering

|About: Chimerix Inc (CMRX)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Chimerix (CMRX -15.5%) were down today on a 3x surge in volume in response to its offer of 6.2M shares of common stock for public sale. Underwriters over-allotment is 930K shares. Proceeds to be used to fund R&D and for general corporate purposes.