Tuesday Sector Laggards: Biotechnology, Drugs

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In trading on Tuesday, biotechnology shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 4.2%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Transition Therapeutics ( TTHI ), off about 25.7% and shares of Tekmira Pharmaceuticals ( TKMR ) down about 16.5% on the day.

Also lagging the market Tuesday are drugs shares, down on the day by about 3.4% as a group, led down by Uniqure ( QURE ), trading lower by about 16.6% and Flamel Technologies ( FLML ), trading lower by about 11.3%.


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Referenced Stocks: TTHI , TKMR , QURE , FLML

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