Roth downgrades ANI Pharma to neutral

Roth downgrades ANI Pharma to neutral

Roth Capital Partners downgraded ANI Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ANIP) to “neutral” from “buy,” pending the company’s 2017 financial guidance. Roth maintained its $69 price target for the stock, which was quoted at $59.53, down $3.52, in the afternoon session on Feb. 22.

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Stifel downgrades Argos to hold

Stifel downgrades Argos to hold

Stifel downgraded Argos Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ARGS) to “hold” from “buy” and slashed its price target to $1.40 from $10 after an independent data monitoring committee (IDMC) recommended discontinuation of the ADAPT Phase 3 trial of AGS-003 in metastatic renal cell carcinoma (RCC) patients.

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BTIG downgrades Entellus Medical to neutral

BTIG downgrades Entellus Medical to neutral

BTIG downgraded Entellus Medical (NASDAQ:ENTL) to “neutral” from “buy,” saying that “something has gone off course” after the company reported Q4 results on Feb. 21. The stock closed at $17.08 yesterday.

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Arch in $6.1-million registered direct offering

Arch in $6.1-million registered direct offering

Arch Therapeutics (OTCQB:ARTH) priced a registered direct offering of 10,166,664 units, with each unit consisting of a common share and 0.55 of a Series F warrant, at a purchase price of 60 cents a unit for gross proceeds of about $6.1-million. 

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3DS to present positive results for prostate cancer liquid biopsy

3DS to present positive results for prostate cancer liquid biopsy

Dr. Sabine Mai, a co-founder and principle inventor of 3D Signatures (TSX-V:DXD; OTCQB:TDSGF; FSE:3D0), will present on Feb. 21 at the International Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference in San Francisco, results of a prospective blood-based prostate cancer pilot study using the company’s TeloView software platform.

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Leerink starts ObsEva at OP

Leerink starts ObsEva at OP

Leerink initiated coverage of ObsEva SA (NASDAQ:OBSV) with an “outperform” rating and a 12-month price target of $21. The stock closed at $13.21 on Feb. 17.

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Soricimed publishes Phase 1 results of SOR-C13

Soricimed publishes Phase 1 results of SOR-C13

Closely-held Soricimed Biopharma announced publication in the peer-reviewed journal, Investigational New Drugs, The Journal of New Anticancer Agents of its first-in-human Phase 1 study of SOR-C13, a TRPV6 calcium channel inhibitor, in patients with advanced solid tumors.

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Mackie ups Medicure price target to $14.70

Mackie ups Medicure price target to $14.70

Mackie Research Capital raised its price target for Medicure (TSX-V:MPH) to $14.70 from $6.90, reflecting the recent acquisition of a majority interest in Apicore as well as a change in the trend of Aggrastat prescription data. The stock closed at $9.49 on Feb. 17.

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Clearside enrolls first patient in Zuprata pivotal trial

Clearside enrolls first patient in Zuprata pivotal trial

Clearside Biomedical (NASDAQ:CLSD) has enrolled the first patient in its Phase 3 SAPPHIRE clinical trial of Zuprata, a suspension formulation of the corticosteroid, triamcinolone acetonide, used together with EYLEA for the treatment of macular edema associated with retinal vein occlusion (RVO).

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BioTime closes $20.1-million offering

BioTime closes $20.1-million offering

BioTime (NYSE MKT, TASE:BTX) has closed a public offering of 7,453,704 common shares, including 972,222 shares in connection with the exercise in full of an underwriters’ over allotment option, at a price of $2.70 a share for gross proceeds of about $20.1-million.

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