On a day when the Dow Jones Industrial Average
The biggest news of the day goes to Johnson & Johnson
Of course, flat trading sounds pretty nice when the alternative is a 13% plunge, like Optimer Pharmaceuticals
And on a happier note, Inhibitex
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