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Brian Orelli

Somewhere between his graduate thesis on BRCA1, a gene that causes hereditary breast cancer, and his postdoctoral fellowship in DNA repair, Brian realized he enjoyed analyzing other people's data more than running his own experiments. Having gotten his first taste of how to analyze stocks from The Motley Fool many years prior, it was only fitting that he came full circle and started writing about biotech, pharmaceutical, and medical device companies for Fool.com. He also covers the health insurance industry to keep from going into binary-event overload. When not writing at The Motley Fool or trade journals like Nature Biotechnology and BioWorld, Brian can be found coaching soccer or hanging out at the beach in his hometown of San Diego.

TMFBiologyFool’s Activity

Fri Jan 30

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Hold Your Horses, IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. Earnings Are Better Than They Appear

A switch to a direct-to-customer sales model creates one-time costs.

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ImmunoGen, Inc. Gets Into the Black, Accounting Wise

But it's still burning cash.

Thu Jan 29

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Biogen Idec Inc Earnings: Worth the Wait

Snow storms can't slow Biogen Idec's sales growth.

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Celgene Corp.'s Expanding Margins

But it wasn't all the healthy kind of expansion.

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Wed Jan 28

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No Surprises From Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated. Yet.

Having pre-released revenue and guidance at J.P. Morgan, Vertex didn't offer much news on its earnings call, although we should get news soon.

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Natus Medical Inc. Serves Up a New Business Model

The medical device maker moves further into testing services.

Fri Jan 23

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Thu Jan 22

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Don't Fret About Intuitive Surgical, Inc.'s Lower Gross Margins

Earnings fall despite an increase in revenue, but investors shouldn't panic.

Wed Jan 21

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Intuitive Surgical Inc. Slices Revenue and Earnings Releases

Intuitive Surgical released four-quarter revenue last week, but we'll get the earnings number on Thursday.

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State of the Union Address Investing Idea: Precision Medicine

There are plenty of companies developing precision medicine drugs already, and investors would be wise to watch key players.

Sun Jan 18

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MannKind Corporation on Track for Afrezza Launch

MannKind partner Sanofi is close to launching its inhaled insulin Afrezza, but will doctors prescribe it?

Thu Jan 15

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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Going to Get Fat on Cystic Fibrosis Pie

Different drugs for different cystic fibrosis patients.

Wed Jan 14

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Gilead Sciences, Inc. Is No Longer Just an HIV Company

HIV drugs now make up less than half of Gilead Sciences' revenue.

Tue Jan 13

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Celgene Corporation's Future: Everything You Need to Know in 5 Slides

Celgene presents at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference.

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