Health stocks lagged Thursday but fared better than the broader market, with the Nasdaq and Amex biotechnology indices down 1.6% and 1.7%, respectively.

Among individual stocks, notable movers were:

Simcere

( SCR), up 15.7% at $7.61

Osiris

(OSIR) - Get Report

, up 9.5% at $17.01

Salix

(SLXP)

, up 9.2% at $9.93

Allos Therapeutics

( ALTH), up 7.6% at $8.46

Medivation

(MDVN)

, down 14.4% at $15.86

Enzon

(ENZN)

, down 10.9% at $4.30

Amgen

(AMGN) - Get Report

, down 6.8% at $37.45

Amylin

( AMLN), down 8.5% at $8.21

Sanofi-Aventis

(SNY) - Get Report

, down 4.6% at $28.34

This article was written by a staff member of TheStreet.com.