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FDA Approvals, Stock Price Movements, Published Studies, and Philanthropic Initiatives - Research Report on Johnson & Johnson,

  FDA Approvals, Stock Price Movements, Published Studies, and Philanthropic
  Initiatives - Research Report on Johnson & Johnson, Express Scripts, Endo,
                             Biogen and Covidien

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NEW YORK, November 18, 2013

NEW YORK, November 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Johnson &
Johnson (NYSE: JNJ), Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX), Endo
Health Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: ENDP), Biogen Idec Inc. (NASDAQ: BIIB) and
Covidien plc (NYSE: COV). Today's readers may access these reports free of
charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings -
via the links below.

Johnson & Johnson Research Report

On November 13, 2013, Janssen Biotech, Inc. (Janssen), part of the Johnson &
Johnson family of Companies, announced that the U.S. Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) has approved IMBRUVICA^[^TM^] (ibrutinib) capsules for
the treatment of patients with mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) who have received at
least one prior therapy. The Company said that IMBRUVICA is one of the first
medications to receive FDA approval via Breakthrough Therapy Designation
pathway; with the approval coming just more than four months after the New
Drug Application (NDA) submission was completed in late June 2013. The Company
added that IMBRUVICA is being jointly developed and commercialized by Janssen
and Pharmacyclics Inc. William Hait, M.D., Ph.D., Global Head, Janssen
Research & Development, LLC, said, "The approval of IMBRUVICA is great news
for MCL patients who have received prior therapy and the physicians who treat
them. The Breakthrough Therapy Designation helped turbo-charge our timelines -
it's a remarkable process. It's an excellent example of collaboration between
the FDA, Janssen and Pharmacyclics." The Full Research Report on Johnson &
Johnson - 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/07a8_JNJ

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Express Scripts Holding Company Research Report

On November 13, 2013, Express Scripts Holding Company's (Express Scripts)
stock rose 1.96%, ending the day at $65.93. Over the previous three trading
sessions, shares of Express Scripts gained 2.69% compared to the Nasdaq
Composite which gained 1.18% during the same period. The Full Research Report
on Express Scripts Holding Company - 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/91a7_ESRX

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Endo Health Solutions Inc. Research Report

On November 13, 2013, Endo Health Solutions Inc.'s (Endo) stock rose 1.37%,
ending the day at $64.42. Over the previous three trading sessions, shares of
Endo gained 6.48%, outperforming the Nasdaq Composite which gained 1.18%
during the same period. The Full Research Report on Endo Health Solutions 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/059c_ENDP

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Biogen Idec Inc. Research Report

On November 13, 2013, Biogen Idec Inc. (Biogen) and Swedish Orphan Biovitrum
AB (Sobi) announced that Blood, the journal of the American Society of
Hematology (ASH), published the detailed phase 3 data for ELOCTATE^[^TM^]- the
Companies' investigational long-lasting recombinant factor VIII Fc fusion
protein candidate. The Company stated that the results from the A-LONG study
showed that people with severe hemophilia A may achieve effective prevention
or reduction of bleeding episodes with one or two prophylactic infusions a
week. Johnny Mahlangu, M.D., Director of Haemophilia Comprehensive Care
Centre, University of the Witwatersrand and National Health Laboratory
Service, Johannesburg, South Africa, said, "A-LONG is the first clinical study
to show that effective control over breakthrough bleeding may be achieved with
once- or twice-weekly prophylactic infusions in people with severe hemophilia
A." The Company said that if approved, ELOCTATE may benefit individuals with
severe hemophilia A by enabling them to receive fewer prophylactic infusions
than the current standard of care. The Full Research Report on Biogen Idec
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/b95b_BIIB

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Covidien plc Research Report

On November 11, 2013, Covidien plc (Covidien) announced that it would donate
$50,000 for supporting relief efforts in communities affected by Typhoon
Haiyan in the Philippines. The Company informed that it is working closely
with local and national disaster relief organizations to support the
humanitarian aid effort including the Philippines Red Cross, AmeriCares, and
DirectRelief. Covidien added that it will provide a corporate grant of $25,000
to the Philippines Red Cross and at least $25,000 worth of products to Direct
Relief. According to the Company, all employees in the Philippines are safe,
and its offices in manila are undamaged and operational. The Full Research
Report on Covidien plc - 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/a14c_COV

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