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Monday Sector Laggards: Drugs, Biotechnology Stocks

In trading on Monday, drugs shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 8.3%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Verastem ( VSTM ), down about 72.5% and shares of Epizyme ( EPZM ) down about 29.5% on the day.

Also lagging the market Monday are biotechnology shares, down on the day by about 7.2% as a group, led down by Ignyta ( RXDX ), trading lower by about 27.3% and Heron Therapeutics ( HRTX ), trading lower by about 23.9%.

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