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Aeterna Zentaris reports 4Q loss

MONTREAL (AP) _ Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (AEZS) on Wednesday reported a loss of $8.2 million in its fourth quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Montreal-based company said it had a loss of 71 cents.

The drug developer posted revenue of $304,000 in the period.

For the year, the company reported that its loss narrowed to $25 million, or $2.41 per share. Revenue was reported as $911,000.

In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, the company's shares hit $3. A year ago, they were trading at $3.56.

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