Prolor Closes at Highest Since December on Clotting Factor

Feb. 14 (Bloomberg) -- Prolor Biotech Inc. closed at its highest since December after saying its long-acting clotting factor may provide hemophilia patients with prolonged protection from bleeding episodes.

Shares climbed 3 percent to 24.41 shekels at the 4:30 p.m. close in Tel Aviv, the highest level since Dec. 27.

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