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Epizyme: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) _ Epizyme Inc. (EPZM) on Monday reported a loss of $29.3 million in its first quarter.

The Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company said it had a loss of 39 cents per share.

The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 47 cents per share.

The biopharmaceutical company posted revenue of $7.9 million in the period.

Epizyme shares have increased 96% since the beginning of the year. The stock has fallen 12% in the last 12 months.

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