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Alector: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) _ Alector Inc. (ALEC) on Monday reported a loss of $24.6 million in its second quarter.

On a per-share basis, the South San Francisco, California-based company said it had a loss of 36 cents.

The results fell short of Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 33 cents per share.

The biotechnology company posted revenue of $6.9 million in the period.

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