Health Care Sector Update for 08/16/2017: IOVA

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Top Health-care stocks:

JNJ: +0.2%

PFE: -0.1%

ABT: flat

MRK: +0.3%

AMGN: flat

Health-care shares were mixed in pre-market trade Wednesday.

In health-care stocks news, Iovance Biotherapeutics ( IOVA ) said Wednesday it has dosed the first patient in its C-145-04 phase 2 trial of LN-145 for the treatment of recurrent, metastatic or persistent cervical carcinoma.

Shares in the company were unchanged at $4.70 in pre-market trade. The stock has traded between $4.60 and $9.57 over the past 52 weeks.

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