Partnership, Quarterly Reports, Acquisition, and Publication - Research Report on Alere, Ironwood, Magellan Health Services,

Partnership, Quarterly Reports, Acquisition, and Publication - Research Report
    on Alere, Ironwood, Magellan Health Services, Foundation Medicine, and
                                  InterMune

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NEW YORK, October 28, 2013

NEW YORK, October 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

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Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Alere Inc.
(NYSE: ALR), Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: IRWD), Magellan Health
Services Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN), Foundation Medicine, Inc. (NASDAQ: FMI), and
InterMune Inc. (NASDAQ: ITMN). Today's readers may access these reports free
of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst
ratings - via the links below.

Alere Inc. Research Report

On October 23, 2013, Alere Inc. (Alere) announced an educational partnership
with the Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA) to expand the
impact of Alere's new Test Target Treat campaign website. According to Alere,
APUA will provide non-commercial, expert educational material for the
Company's antimicrobial stewardship initiative. Alere reported that the new
website will broaden the distribution of APUA's standard non-commercial
messages and will boost global awareness of antibiotic resistance and
effective interventions. The Full Research Report on Alere Inc. - including
full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/5da1_ALR]

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Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Research Report

On October 22, 2013, Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Ironwood) released Q3
2013 results. Ironwood registered revenues of $4.9 million in Q3 2013, down
compared to revenues of $96.4 million in Q3 2012. The Company reported net
loss of $61.8 million in Q3 2013, compared to net income of $47.6 million in
Q3 2012. Ironwood's diluted loss per share was $0.51 in Q3 2013, compared to
diluted EPS of $0.42 in Q3 2012. Peter Hecht, CEO of Ironwood, stated, "This
quarter, we continued to make good progress across our key value drivers.
LINZESS is performing well across the key leading indicators, reinforcing the
significant opportunity we see ahead. Our scientists continue to advance the
pharmacology of linaclotide and explore its utility more broadly while also
progressing our broader pipeline, and our global partners are making important
strides in bringing linaclotide to appropriate patients worldwide." The Full
Research Report on Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/dbc4_IRWD]

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Magellan Health Services Inc. Research Report

On October 1, 2013, Magellan Health Services Inc. (Magellan Health Services)
announced that it has successfully completed its acquisition of Partners Rx, a
privately held, full-service commercial pharmacy benefits management company
(PBM) with a strong focus on health plans and self-funded employers. Barry M.
Smith, CEO of Magellan, commented, "Our acquisition of Partners Rx will
enhance our full-service PBM capabilities by adding scale, relationships and
expertise." Smith added, "It complements our unique medical pharmacy and
specialty pharmacy capabilities, and will enable us to expand our presence in
the marketplace." Magellan Health Services reported that it paid $100 million
from existing cash on hand. The Full Research Report on Magellan Health
Services Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price
targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/4b85_MGLN]

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Foundation Medicine, Inc. Research Report

On October 20, 2013, Foundation Medicine, Inc. (Foundation Medicine) announced
that results from a 24-month, multi-institution collaboration demonstrating
the analytic validation of its cancer genomic profiling assay, FoundationOne,
were published in the current online edition of Nature Biotechnology.
According to Foundation Medicine, FoundationOne is a comprehensive,
next-generation sequencing (NGS) based test used to characterize all classes
of molecular alterations (base substitutions, short insertions and deletions
(indels), copy number alterations and select rearrangements) across 287
cancer-related genes from routine formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded (FFPE)
clinical specimens. The Company reported that the publication also describes
clinical application of this assay across 2,221 consecutive patient cases. The
Full Research Report on Foundation Medicine, Inc. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/d9a0_FMI]

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InterMune Inc. Research Report

On October 23, 2013, InterMune Inc. (InterMune) announced that it will release
its Q3 2013 results after the US markets close on Wednesday, October 30, 2013.
InterMune reported that the Q3 2013 live conference call will be held on the
same day at 4:30 p.m. ET. The Company stated that interested parties may
access the live call and its replay through its website. The Full Research
Report on InterMune Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings
and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/dd8c_ITMN]

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