NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The GenomeWeb Index fell 0.5 percent in June as stocks and indices fell on fears of what will happen now that the UK has voted to leave the European Union.

The Index underperformed the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which was able to rally after significant losses in the last week of June to gain 0.8 percent overall during the month. However, the GWDN Index outperformed both the Nasdaq and the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index, which lost 2 percent and nearly 8 percent in June, respectively.

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