Market Current On Dara Bioscience: Dara Slips After Reporting A Q1 Net Loss Of $2M @ Seeking Alpha (DARA)

Market Current On Dara Bioscience: Dara Slips After Reporting A Q1 Net Loss Of $2M @ Seeking Alpha (DARA)

DARA BioSciences, Inc.(Nasdaq:DARA) is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of oncology treatment and supportive care products. DARA holds the exclusive U.S. marketing rights to Soltamox®, a novel oral liquid formulation of tamoxifen citrate, a product used widely in the treatment and prevention of breast cancer. Soltamox is the only FDA approved oral liquid version of tamoxifen citrate and fulfills a vital clinical need for patients who cannot tolerate existing tablet formulations of this drug. DARA plans to begin marketing Soltamox in the U.S. in Q3 2012.

At Seeking Alpha, a Market Current was issued about the company:

"Monday, May 21, 11:24 AM Dara Biosciences (DARA -2.3%)) slips after reporting a Q1 net loss of $2M, or $0.29 cents per share, compared to a net loss of $1.3M, or $0.26 cents per share in the same period last year. The higher net loss was due primarily to business acquisition costs and the hiring of experienced staff to help execute its new oncology-focused business strategy."

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