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Protalix posts 2Q profit

CARMIEL, Israel (AP) _ Protalix BioTherapeutics Inc. (PLX) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $450,000, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.

The Carmiel, Israel-based company said it had profit of 6 cents per share.

The drug developer posted revenue of $6.4 million in the period.

The company's shares closed at 65 cents. A year ago, they were trading at 64 cents.

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