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Notes from BIO 2015 #2 Recap and Biotechnology Trends-Gene Therapy, AMR

Edited 6/27 BIO 2015 #2 Gene Therapy and Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) 6/26 This is a continuation of our previous update for BIO 2015 #1. Keep in mind these are notes not complete articles. Next Generation Biotherapeutics The Promise of Gene Editing- CRISPR, CAR-T. Gene therapy and nucleic acid therapy are potentially the first major new […]

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Notes from BIO 2015 #1 Recap and Biotechnology Trends-M&A, Precision Medicine

Updated 6/25 Precision Medicine -Novel Prevention and Treatment Strategies Lead The Way A New Initiative on Precision Medicine — NEJM Over 15,000 attended BIO 2015 in Philadelphia including 1100 companies and more than 30 nations. The Exhibits and Partnering meetings were excellent opportunities for networking and dealmaking as usual. We attended several of the sessions and […]

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Slower Growth in Diagnostics Stocks Except for NexGen Sequencing and Molecular

New technologies in diagnostics and tools are driving growth: NexGen sequencing, molecular and “point-of-care” testing platforms and veterinary testing. M&A and consolidation should continue. The sector is a laggard due to slowing  sales and earnings growth vs forecasts. Rayno Clinical Diagnostics Portfolio Update We initiated coverage of Clinical Diagnostic and Life Science Tools stocks in […]

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Rayno Life Science Portfolios: AMGN,CLVS,ILMN,RGEN,TMO…Update 3/18

March 18-Stealth Rally With A Tempered Tape In Biotech NASDAQ up 0.92% Biotech stocks lagged the surprising FED rally today maybe because money was moving to other sectors.This bears close watching because only this week biotech stocks hit a new high.Money may be moving to lagging sectors like energy up 2.92% today. Nonetheless healthcare remained […]

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Rayno Life Sciences DX and Tools Update: 2015 Q1 Winners ALR,FMI,HOLX

Diagnostic Stocks rally with NASDAQ and Small Caps –IWM Up 1.66% Life Science Tools and Diagnostics stocks are a tad off their one year highs hit by dollar strength and disappointing revenue growth in some cases. Sequencing stocks were big winners but sold off after the JPMorgan Conference. Nonetheless the sector is attractive longer term […]

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