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Dicerna Set to Join the Russell 3000® and Russell 2000® Indexes
“We believe inclusion in the Russell Indexes validates the significant progress we have made over the past 12 months advancing our novel portfolio of GalXC™ RNAi-based therapeutics, particularly the initiation and subsequent dosing of the first primary hyperoxaluria patient in our PHYOX Phase 1 trial of DCR-PHXC, our lead compound in development for the treatment of all forms of primary hyperoxaluria,” said Douglas M. Fambrough, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer of Dicerna. “As we approach several important milestones in the coming months, we welcome the heightened visibility and increased liquidity that result from inclusion in these widely followed benchmarks.”
Annual Russell US Indexes reconstitution captures the 4,000 largest US
stocks as of
Russell US Indexes are widely used by investment managers and
institutional investors as the basis for index funds and as benchmarks
for active investment strategies. Approximately
For more information on the Russell 3000® Index and the Russell US Indexes reconstitution, go to the “Russell Reconstitution” section on the FTSE Russell website.
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