SAN DIEGO (AP) _ Tracon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (TCON) on Wednesday reported a loss of $9.8 million in its second quarter.

On a per-share basis, the San Diego-based company said it had a loss of 33 cents.

In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, the company's shares hit $2.45. A year ago, they were trading at $2.20.

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