Health Care Sector Update for 05/03/2017: PSTI

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Top Health-care stocks:

JNJ: flat

PFE: -0.4%

ABT: flat

MRK: flat

AMGN: -0.8%

Health-care shares were mainly unchanged in pre-market trade on Wednesday.

In health-care stocks news, Pluristem Therapeutics ( PSTI ) was up in pre-market trade Wednesday after the placenta-based cell therapy product developer reported promising results of its non-human primates pilot study for PLX-R18 as a treatment for Acute Radiation Syndrome.

Shares in the company were 8.5% higher at $1.54 in early trade. The stock has traded between $1.04 and $1.85 over the past 52 weeks.

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Referenced Symbols: PSTI

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