NEW YORK, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
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Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN), Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALXN), Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT), Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRO), and NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: NPSP). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.AnalystsReview.com/register
Illumina, Inc. Analyst NotesOn February 24, 2014, Illumina, Inc. (Illumina) reported that its Illumina Genome Network (IGN) the Sweden-based Science for Life Laboratory (SciLifeLab) has joined IGN to provide researchers with wider access to Illumina's whole genome sequencing technology. SciLifeLab is the first IGN partner in Europe and will initiate a national large-scale population sequencing program seeking to identify genetic causes of human diseases. According to Illumina, IGN links researchers needing large-scale, whole human genome sequencing with world class institutions that provide this service, and delivers unmatched access to the highest quality of whole genome sequencing data. Commenting on the news, Joakim Lundeberg, Professor in Gene Technology at KTH Royal Institute of Technology and Director of the National Genomics Infrastructure at Science for Life Laboratory, said, "We now have the opportunity to offer an even larger capacity of high throughput sequencing to researchers from all over Sweden. In the research program we are about to launch, we aim to sequence more than 1,000 human genomes using the Illumina systems." The full analyst notes on Illumina, Inc. are available to download free of charge at: http://www.AnalystsReview.com/03052014/ILMN/report.pdf -- Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Analyst Notes On March 3, 2014, Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Alexion) announced that it has received acknowledgement from the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) for eculizumab (Soliris®) as a very effective treatment option for patients with aHUS, and that the use of eculizumab would be of significant value to patients with this life-threatening disorder who have no other treatment options. Alexion also stated that the positive NICE assessment aligns with the two prior positive recommendations from Government - AGNSS and NHS England. In addition, NICE confirmed that the broad interim NHS England commissioning policy for eculizumab treatment of existing and new patients with aHUS will continue. The full analyst notes on Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. are available to download free of charge at: http://www.AnalystsReview.com/03052014/ALXN/report.pdf --