Needham & Company Starts Generation Bio (GBIO) at Buy

February 18, 2021 7:38 AM EST
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Price: $15.46 --0%

Rating Summary:
    7 Buy, 0 Hold, 0 Sell

Rating Trend: Up Up

Today's Overall Ratings:
    Up: 10 | Down: 12 | New: 30
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Needham & Company analyst Gil Blum initiates coverage on Generation Bio (NASDAQ: GBIO) with a Buy rating and a price target of $50.00.

The analyst commented, "We believe GBIO is developing a new category of gene therapy with transformative potential for the industry. Gene therapy's ability to repair the underlying genetic cause of a disease offers therapeutic options in some of the most severe indications. However, fundamental challenges abound. Our KOL survey identified gene therapy durability as a key issue with current therapeutics. Generation's platform combines two innovative technologies: close ended DNA plasmids (ceDNA) and cell targeted lipid nanoparticles (ctLNPs). The ceDNA/ctLNP platform can potentially enable re-treatment of patients thus extending the durability of therapy."

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Shares of Generation Bio closed at $31.79 yesterday.



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