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Sequenom, Inc. (NASDAQ:SQNM) shares jumped 6.41% to $2.49. The company on Oct. 22 announced its wholly owned subsidiary, Sequenom Center for Molecular Medicine, doing business as Sequenom Laboratories, has launched the Enhanced Sequencing Series for its MaterniT21™ PLUS laboratory-developed test (LDT). The MaterniT21 PLUS test will begin reporting additional findings for the presence of subchromosomal microdeletions and autosomal trisomies for chromosomes 16 and 22, in addition to the previously announced additional findings for sex chromosome aneuploidies involving an abnormal number of the X or Y chromosomes.
Additionally, the company announced it will report financial results for the third quarter of 2013 after closing of the NASDAQ Global Market on Thursday, November 7, 2013.
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Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN) shares declined 0.49% to $4.10. Equities research analysts at MLV Capital initiated coverage on shares of GERN in a research note issued to investors on Oct. 16. The firm set a “buy” rating and a $6.50 price target on the stock.
Additionally, the company on Oct. 1 announced the closing of the transaction to divest the company's stem cell assets. On January 4, 2013, Geron entered into an Asset Contribution Agreement (the "Agreement") with BioTime, Inc. (NYSE: BTX) and Asterias Biotherapeutics, Inc. (formerly known as BioTime Acquisition Corporation).
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