What the Ebola Case Means for Mutual Fund Investors

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What the Ebola Case Means for Mutual Fund Investors

Shauna O'Brien Oct 01, 2014

What Ebola Means for Investors

Shares of Tekmira Pharmaceuticals (TKMR) have been surging as the company is now in clinical trials to create a drug for the virus. The company has been given approval by the FDA to give its TKM-Ebola drug to subjects “with confirmed or suspected Ebola virus infections.”

The recent U.S. case of Ebola in the U.S. also now has pharmaceutical companies racing to create a vaccine for the virus.

The companies involved in the treatment or vaccination of the virus range from small biotech companies to pharma giants like GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).

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There are several mutual funds that offer specific exposure to these industries including the funds listed above.

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