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What You Need to Know: Ligand, AVEO, and Pfizer

In this video, Motley Fool health care analyst David Williamson takes us through some of the biggest investing stories in the health care space yesterday. He tells us about Ligand's (Nasdaq: LGND  ) big FDA win -- and why its relevance may be very short-lived -- and how AVEO Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: AVEO  ) is bouncing back after taking a big hit last week and what's ahead for the company. He also discusses how pharmaceutical giant Pfizer (NYSE: PFE  ) doesn't always get what it wants.

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