Health Care Sector Update for 01/12/2018: JNJ, PFE, ABT, MRK, AMGN, CNCE, INCY, GSK, PSTI, VRX

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Top Health care stocks:

JNJ: +0.2%

PFE: +0.3%

ABT: +0.9%

MRK: +0.3%

AMGN: flat

Health care shares were higher ahead of the bell on Friday.

Expected movers:

- Concert Pharmaceuticals ( CNCE ): US Patent and Trademark Office decides not to grant post grant review petition of patent assigned to Incyte Pharmaceuticals ( INCY )

- GlaxoSmithKline ( GSK ): gets FDA OK for expanded indication for Fluarix Quadrivalent

- Pluristem ( PSTI ): study shows PLX cells inhibit cancer-cell growth

Other news:

- Valeant ( VRX ): Ortho Dermatologics unit announces FDA filing acceptance for IDP-121 acne treatment in lotion

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Referenced Symbols: CNCE , INCY , GSK , PSTI ,

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