NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The GenomeWeb Index fell less than 1 percent in July, down from a gain of 2 percent in June, in a month that saw many life science stocks take a beating.

The Index underperformed the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the Nasdaq, and the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index, which all gained about 3 percent. However, this represented a downturn for the Biotechnology Index as well, which itself saw a gain of 9 percent in June.

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