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MyoKardia: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) _ MyoKardia Inc. (MYOK) on Thursday reported a loss of $37.5 million in its first quarter.

The South San Francisco, California-based company said it had a loss of 93 cents per share.

The results fell short of Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 65 cents per share.

MyoKardia shares have declined nearly 2% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $47.95, a climb of almost 7% in the last 12 months.

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