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Sector Update: Health Care

05/12/2021 04:54

08:54 AM EDT, 05/12/2021 (MT Newswires) -- Health care stocks were steady premarket Wednesday as the Health Care SPDR (XLV) was down 0.52%, and iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index (IBB) was down 1.25%.

Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO) was up more than 3% after saying its COVID-19 vaccine candidate may have potential to induce immune responses against different variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, based on data from its preclinical study.