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22nd Century: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

CLARENCE, N.Y. (AP) _ 22nd Century Group Inc. (XXII) on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $1.4 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.

The Clarence, New York-based company said it had profit of 1 cent per share.

The plant biotechnology company posted revenue of $6.1 million in the period.

The company's shares closed at $2.02. A year ago, they were trading at $1.36.

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