Good news travels fast

Ebb & Flow

After the spate of bad news in the sector over the past month, it's encouraging to find that investors still are willing to reward companies for good news. Aviron (AVIR) jumped $3.75 to $17.125 on Monday after releasing positive Phase III results of its intranasal flu vaccine (see BioCentury Extra, July 15). Tuesday, the stock soared $6.875 to $24 on 3.7 million shares after the data were widely publicized in both print and television media. The

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