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NantKwest: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

SAN DIEGO (AP) _ NantKwest Inc. (NK) on Monday reported a loss of $18.4 million in its first quarter.

On a per-share basis, the San Diego-based company said it had a loss of 19 cents.

The immunotherapy company posted revenue of $21,000 in the period.

NantKwest shares have increased 32% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $5.01, more than quadrupling in the last 12 months.

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