Mergent, Inc. Announces Quarterly Rebalancing of HealthShares(TM) Indexes

NEW YORK, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Mergent, Inc., administrator for the HealthShares(TM) Indexes, a series of 20 underlying indexes for the HealthShares(TM) Exchange Traded Funds, today announced the quarterly rebalancing of the Indexes. The following securities will be added and deleted in the Indexes effective before the opening of trading on NYSE Arca on June 23, 2008.

    HealthShares(TM) Autoimmune-Inflammation Index (HHA)

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    ACTIVE BIOTECH AB (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm: ACTI)
    ALEXION PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:ALXN)
    COMBINATORX INC. (NASDAQ:CRXX)
    DYNAVAX TECHNOLOGIES CORP (NASDAQ:DVAX)
    ELAN CORP PLC-ADR (NYSE:ELN)
    MEDAREX INC (NASDAQ:MEDX)
    PHARMACOPEIA INC. (NASDAQ:PCOP)
    RIGEL PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:RIGL)
    SEPRACOR INC. (NASDAQ:SEPR)
    ZYMOGENETICS INC (NASDAQ:ZGEN)

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    ALK-ABELLO A/S (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: ALK.B)
    CHUGAI PHARM CO 
    DR REDDYS LABS LTD (NYSE:RDY)
    INCYTE CORP (NASDAQ:INCY)
    LIFECYCLE PHARMA (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: LCP)
    MYLAN INC (NYSE:MYL)
    NABI BIOPHARMACEUTICALS (NASDAQ:NABI)
    REGENERON PHARMACEUTICALS (NASDAQ:REGN)
    STALLERGENES  
    UCB 

    HealthShares(TM) Cancer Index (HHK)

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    ARK THERAPUTICS GROUP PLC (London:AKT)
    EXELIXIS INC. (NASDAQ:EXEL)
    HUMAN GENOME SCIENCES INC. (NASDAQ:HGSI)
    MEDAREX INC (NASDAQ:MEDX)
    SEATTLE GENETICS INC (NASDAQ:SGEN)
    SYNTA PHARMACEUTICALS CORP (NASDAQ:SNTA)
    ZYMOGENETICS INC (NASDAQ:ZGEN)

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    ABRAXIS BIOSCIENCE INC (NASDAQ:ABII)
    CHUGAI PHARM CO 
    DR REDDYS LABS LTD (NYSE:RDY)
    GENMAB AS (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: GEN)
    KYOWA HAKKO KOGYO 
    MERCK KGAA 
    YAKULT HONSHA CO 

    HealthShares(TM) Cardio Devices Index (HHE)

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    ANGIODYNAMICS INC. (NASDAQ:ANGO)
    ATRION CORPORATION (NASDAQ:ATRI)
    BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORP. (NYSE:BSX)
    CARDIAC SCIENCE CORP (NASDAQ:CSCX)
    CRYOLIFE INC. (NYSE:CRY)
    ENDOLOGIX INC. (NASDAQ:ELGX)
    INTUITIVE SURGICAL INC. (NASDAQ:ISRG)
    KENSEY NASH CORP (NASDAQ:KNSY)
    SPECTRANETICS CORP (NASDAQ:SPNC)
    STEREOTAXIS INC. (NASDAQ:STXS)
    VASCULAR SOLUTIONS INC. (NASDAQ:VASC)

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    CONMED CORP (NASDAQ:CNMD)
    GREATBATCH INC (NYSE:GB)
    HOSPIRA INC (NYSE:HSP)
    KINETIC CONCEPTS INC (NYSE:KCI)
    OSI SYSTEMS INC (NASDAQ:OSIS)
    PALL CORP (NYSE:PLL)
    RTI BIOLOGICS INC (NASDAQ:RTIX)
    SONOSITE INC (NASDAQ:SONO)
    TELEFLEX INC (NYSE:TFX)
    UNITED THERAPEUTICS CORP DEL (NASDAQ:UTHR)
    VITAL SIGNS INC (NASDAQ:VITL)

    HealthShares(TM) Cardiology Index (HRD)

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    ALEXION PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:ALXN)
    AMYLIN PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:AMLN)
    ANGIOTECH PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (TSE:ANP)
    CARDIOME PHARMA CORPORATION 
    CV THERAPEUTICS INC. (NASDAQ:CVTX)
    EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORP (NYSE:EW)
    MEDICINES COMPANY (NASDAQ:MDCO)
    MOMENTA PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:MNTA)
    NUVELO INC (NASDAQ:NUVO)
    PAR PHARMACEUTICAL COS INC. (NYSE:PRX)
    SANGAMO BIOSCIENCES INC. (NASDAQ:SGMO)
    SCIELE PHARMA INC. (NASDAQ:SCRX)
    SPEEDEL HOLDING AG-REG  

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    ABRAXIS BIOSCIENCE INC (NASDAQ:ABII)
    BIOMARIN PHARMACEUTICAL INC (NASDAQ:BMRN)
    DAINIPPON SUMITOMO 
    DR REDDYS LABS LTD (NYSE:RDY)
    EISAI CO 
    ISIS PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:ISIS)
    NISSAN CHEMICAL INC 
    PRONOVA BIOPHARMA 
    RECORDATI 
    REGENERON PHARMACEUTICALS (NASDAQ:REGN)
    TORAY INDS INC 
    TOYOBO CO 
    VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS INTL (NYSE:VRX)

    HealthShares(TM) Composite Index (HHQ)

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    ADOLOR CORPORATION (NASDAQ:ADLR)
    ALEXION PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:ALXN)
    ALKERMES INC. (NASDAQ:ALKS)
    ALLERGAN INC. (NYSE:AGN)
    ALLOS THERAPEUTICS INC. (NASDAQ:ALTH)
    ALNYLAM PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:ALNY)
    ALPHARMA INC. (NYSE:ALO)
    ALTUS PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:ALTU)
    AMAG PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:AMAG)
    ANGIOTECH PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (TSE:ANP)
    APPLIED BIOSYSTEMS GROUP (NYSE:ABI)
    ARK THERAPUTICS GROUP PLC (London:AKT)
    BASILEA PHARMACEUTICA-REG (Swiss Stock Exchange: BSLN)
    BAVARIAN NORDIC A/S (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: BAVA)
    BECKMAN COULTER INC. (NYSE:BEC)
    BIOVAIL CORP (TSE:BVF)
    BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORP. (NYSE:BSX)
    CARACO PHARMACEUTICAL LABS LTD (ASE: CPD)
    CARDIOME PHARMA CORPORATION 
    CRUCELL-ADR (NASDAQ:CRXL)
    CUBIST PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:CBST)
    DENDREON CORP (NASDAQ:DNDN)
    DENTSPLY INTERNATIONAL INC. (NASDAQ:XRAY)
    DISCOVERY LABORATORIES INC. (NASDAQ:DSCO)
    ENZO BIOCHEM INC. (NYSE:ENZ)
    ENZON PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:ENZN)
    EXPRESS SCRIPTS INC. (NASDAQ:ESRX)
    FLAMEL TECHNOLOGIES-ADR (NASDAQ:FLML)
    GERON CORP (NASDAQ:GERN)
    HEALTH NET INC. (NYSE:HNT)
    ILLUMINA INC. (NASDAQ:ILMN)
    INCYTE CORP. (NASDAQ:INCY)
    INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES HOLDINGS CORP (NASDAQ:IART)
    INTUITIVE SURGICAL INC. (NASDAQ:ISRG)
    KV PHARMACEUTICAL CO  (NYSE:A)
    MASIMO CORPORATION (NASDAQ:MASI)
    MEDA AB (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm: MEDAA)
    OSI PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:OSIP)
    SEPRACOR INC. (NASDAQ:SEPR)
    SHIRE PLC-ADR (NASDAQ:SHPGY)
    SIGMA-ALDRICH (NASDAQ:SIAL)
    WATERS CORP (NYSE:WAT)

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    ABRAXIS BIOSCIENCE INC NEW (NASDAQ:ABII)
    AMERISOURCEBERGEN CORP (NYSE:ABC)
    AUXILIUM PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:AUXL)
    BIOMARIN PHARMACEUTICAL INC (NASDAQ:BMRN)
    CARL ZEISS MEDITEC 
    CHUGAI PHARM CO 
    CIGNA CORP (NYSE:CI)
    COLOPLAST (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: COLOB)
    CONMED CORP (NASDAQ:CNMD)
    COUGAR BIOTECHNOLOGY INC (NASDAQ:CGRB)
    COVANCE INC (NYSE:CVD)
    DAINIPPON SUMITOMO 
    EXELIXIS INC (NASDAQ:EXEL)
    FRESENIUS SE 
    GEDEON RICHTER PLC (Budapest, Hungary: RICHTER)
    GETINGE AB (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm: GETI B)
    GRIFOLS SA (SIBE Spain: GRF)
    H.LUNDBECK A/S (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: LUN)
    HIKMA PHARMACEUTIC (London:HIK)
    HISAMITSU PHARM CO 
    ISIS PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:ISIS)
    KINETIC CONCEPTS INC (NYSE:KCI)
    KISSEI PHARM CO 
    KYOWA HAKKO KOGYO 
    MEIJI SEIKA KAISHA 
    MERCK KGAA 
    MORPHOSYS 
    MYRIAD GENETICS INC (NASDAQ:MYGN)
    NICOX SA  
    PATTERSON COS (NASDAQ:PDCO)
    PHARMACEUTICAL PROD DEV INC (NASDAQ:PPDI)
    PPG INDS INC (NYSE:PPG)
    QUEST DIAGNOSTICS INC (NYSE:DGX)
    SCHEIN HENRY INC (NASDAQ:HSIC)
    SHIONOGI & CO 
    STRAUMANN HLDG  
    TELEFLEX INC (NYSE:TFX)
    TORAY INDS INC 
    TOYAMA CHEMICAL CO 
    TRANSGENE  
    VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS INTL (NYSE:VRX)
    VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:VRTX)

    HealthShares(TM) Dermatology and Wound Care Index (HRW)

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    ANGIOTECH PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (TSE:ANP)
    BARRIER THERAPEUTICS INC. (NASDAQ:BTRX)
    INNOGENETICS NV 
    INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES HOLDINGS CORP (NASDAQ:IART)
    KV PHARMACEUTICAL CO  (NYSE:A)
    MEDIGENE AG 
    MENTOR CORP (NYSE:MNT)
    MYLAN INC. (NYSE:MYL)
    NUSKIN ENTERPRISES INC. (NYSE:NUS)
    OMEGA PHARMA SA 
    PHOTOCURE ASA 
    QLT INC. 
    SINCLAIR PHARMA PLC (London:SPH)

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    ANGES MG INC 
    APP PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:APPX)
    ARPIDA AG  
    BTG (London:BGC)
    CYTOS BIOTECH AG  
    GENMAB AS (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: GEN)
    NICOX SA  
    PRESTIGE BRANDS HLDGS INC (NYSE:PBH)
    Q-MED AB (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm: QMED)
    SYNERON MEDICAL LTD (NASDAQ:ELOS)
    TOPOTARGET A/S (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: TOPO)
    TORAY INDS INC 
    XOMA LTD (NASDAQ:XOMA)

    HealthShares(TM) Diagnostics Index (HHD)

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    AMAG PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:AMAG)
    ANALOGIC CORP. (NASDAQ:ALOG)
    APPLERA CORP - CELERA GENOMICS 
    BIO-RAD LABORATORIES-CL A (ASE: BIO)
    GIVEN IMAGING LTD (Tel Aviv, Israel: GIVNUQ)
    HALOZYME THERAPUTICS INC. (NASDAQ:HALO)
    MERIDIAN BIOSCIENCE INC. (NASDAQ:VIVO)
    MERIT MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC. (NASDAQ:MMSI)
    ORASURE TECHNOLOGIES INC (NASDAQ:OSUR)
    QUIDEL CORP (NASDAQ:QDEL)
    SONOSITE INC. (NASDAQ:SONO)

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    BIOMERIEUX  
    CEPHEID (NASDAQ:CPHD)
    DAINIPPON SUMITOMO 
    GRIFOLS SA (SIBE Spain: GRF)
    HAEMONETICS CORP (NYSE:HAE)
    KYOWA HAKKO KOGYO 
    MDS INC (NYSE:MDS)
    MOOG INC  (NYSE:A)
    NUVASIVE INC (NASDAQ:NUVA)
    SHIONOGI & CO 
    VARIAN INC (NASDAQ:VARI)

    HealthShares(TM) Emerging Cancer Index (HHJ)

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    AETERNA ZENTARIS INC. 
    ALLOS THERAPEUTICS INC. (NASDAQ:ALTH)
    ARQULE INC. (NASDAQ:ARQL)
    ARRAY BIOPHARMA INC. (NASDAQ:ARRY)
    BIOCRYST PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:BCRX)
    CELL GENESYS INC. (NASDAQ:CEGE)
    DENDREON CORP (NASDAQ:DNDN)
    DYNAVAX TECHNOLOGIES CORP (NASDAQ:DVAX)
    GPC BIOTECH AG-ADR (NASDAQ:GPCB)
    IMMUNOGEN INC. (NASDAQ:IMGN)
    PEREGRINE PHARMACEUTICALS (NASDAQ:PPHM)
    PROGENICS PHARMACEUTICALS (NASDAQ:PGNX)
    TELIK INC. (NASDAQ:TELK)
    XOMA LTD (NASDAQ:XOMA)

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    ANTISOMA (London:ASM)
    ARDEA BIOSCIENCES INC (NASDAQ:RDEA)
    BAVARIAN NORDIC (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: BAVA)
    BTG (London:BGC)
    COUGAR BIOTECHNOLOGY INC (NASDAQ:CGRB)
    EXELIXIS INC (NASDAQ:EXEL)
    LIGAND PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:LGND)
    MAXYGEN INC (NASDAQ:MAXY)
    MOLECULAR INSIGHT PHARM INC (NASDAQ:MIPI)
    MORPHOSYS 
    NEKTAR THERAPEUTICS (NASDAQ:NKTR)
    PROTHERICS (London:PTI)
    TOPOTARGET A/S (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: TOPO)
    TRANSGENE  

    HealthShares(TM) Enabling Technologies Index (HHV)

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    ACCELRYS INC. (NASDAQ:ACCL) 
    AFFYMETRIX INC. (NASDAQ:AFFX)
    APPLIED BIOSYSTEMS GROUP (NYSE:ABI)
    BECKMAN COULTER INC. (NYSE:BEC)
    CAMBREX CORP (NYSE:CBM)
    CEPHEID INC. (NASDAQ:CPHD)
    EURAND NV (NASDAQ:EURX)
    HUMAN GENOME SCIENCES INC. (NASDAQ:HGSI)
    LUMINEX CORP (NASDAQ:LMNX)
    MILLIPORE CORP (NYSE:MIL)
    PERKINELMER INC. (NYSE:PKI)
    QIAGEN N.V. (NASDAQ:QGEN)
    QUEST DIAGNOSTICS (NYSE:DGX)
    SANGAMO BIOSCIENCES INC. (NASDAQ:SGMO)
    SIGMA-ALDRICH (NASDAQ:SIAL)
    SYMYX TECHNOLOGIES INC. (NASDAQ:SMMX)
    TECHNE CORP (NASDAQ:TECH)
    WATERS CORP (NYSE:WAT)

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    ABRAXIS BIOSCIENCE INC NEW (NASDAQ:ABII)
    ALKERMES INC (NASDAQ:ALKS)
    AMERISOURCEBERGEN CORP (NYSE:ABC)
    APP PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:APPX)
    CEPHALON INC (NASDAQ:CEPH)
    CHARLES RIV LABS INTL INC (NYSE:CRL)
    COVANCE INC (NYSE:CVD)
    ENDO PHARMACEUTICALS HLDGS INC (NASDAQ:ENDP)
    HOSPIRA INC (NYSE:HSP)
    INVENTIV HEALTH INC (NASDAQ:VTIV)
    OMNICARE INC (NYSE:OCR)
    PAREXEL INTL CORP (NASDAQ:PRXL)
    PHARMACEUTICAL PROD DEV INC (NASDAQ:PPDI)
    PSS WORLD MED INC (NASDAQ:PSSI)
    VARIAN MED SYS INC (NYSE:VAR)
    WATSON PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NYSE:WPI)
    WEST PHARMACEUTICAL SVSC INC (NYSE:WST)
    XENOPORT INC (NASDAQ:XNPT)

    HealthShares(TM) European Drugs Index (HRJ)

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    ACTELION LTD-REG 
    BASILEA PHARMACEUTICA-REG  
    BAVARIAN NORDIC A/S (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: BAVA)
    CRUCELL-ADR (NASDAQ:CRXL)
    CYTOS BIOTECHNOLOGY AG-REG  
    ELAN CORP PLC-ADR (NYSE:ELN)
    FAES FARMA SA (SIBE Spain: FAE)
    GPC BIOTECH AG 
    GRIFOLS SA (SIBE Spain: GRF)
    H LUNDBECK A/S (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: LUN)
    INTERCELL AG (Wiener Bourse, Austria: ICLL)
    RICHTER GEDEON NYRT (Budapest, Hungary: RICHTBO)
    STADA ARZNEIMITTEL AG 
    ZELTIA SA (SIBE Spain: ZEL)

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    COLOPLAST (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: COLOB)
    EGIS PHARMACEUTICA (Budapest, Hungary: EGIS)
    FRESENIUS SE 
    GALENICA AG  
    MERCK KGAA 
    MORPHOSYS 
    NEUROSEARCH A/S (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen: NEUR)
    ORION CORPORATION (OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki: ORNAV)
    PRONOVA BIOPHARMA 
    Q-MED AB (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm: QMED)
    SPEEDEL HLDG AG  
    STALLERGENES  
    TRANSGENE  
    UCB 

    HealthShares(TM) European Medical Products & Devices Index (HHT)

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    CONSORT MEDICAL PLC (London:CSRT)
    DRAEGERWERK AG -VORZ AKT 

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    FRESENIUS SE 
    PHOTOCURE ASA 

    HealthShares(TM) GI/Gender Health Index (HHU)

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    ALIZYME PLC (London:AZM)
    DOCTOR REDDY'S LAB-ADR (NYSE:RDY)
    EISAI CO LTD 
    INDEVUS PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:IDEV)
    MENTOR CORP (NYSE:MNT)
    GEDEON RICHTER NYRT (Budapest, Hungary: RICHTER)
    SOLVAY SA 
    UCB SA 

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    ABRAXIS BIOSCIENCE INC NEW (NASDAQ:ABII)
    ALTUS PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:ALTU)
    GTX INC (NASDAQ:GTXI)
    HOLOGIC INC (NASDAQ:HOLX)
    PAR PHARMACEUTICAL COS INC (NYSE:PRX)
    SUCAMPO PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:SCMP)
    VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS INTL (NYSE:VRX)
    XENOPORT INC (NASDAQ:XNPT)

    HealthShares(TM) Infectious Disease Index (HHG)

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    ENZO BIOCHEM INC. (NYSE:ENZ)
    FLAMEL TECHNOLOGIES-ADR (NASDAQ:FLML)
    HUMAN GENOME SCIENCES INC. (NASDAQ:HGSI)
    IDENIX PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:IDIX)
    INNOGENETICS NV 
    KING PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NYSE:KG)
    MEDAREX INC (NASDAQ:MEDX)
    SOLVAY SA 
    THERAVANCE INC. (NASDAQ:THRX)

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    DR REDDYS LABS LTD (NYSE:RDY)
    HIKMA PHARMACEUTIC (London:HIK)
    KUREHA CORPORATION 
    MEIJI SEIKA KAISHA 
    MYRIAD GENETICS INC (NASDAQ:MYGN)
    PAR PHARMACEUTICAL COS INC (NYSE:PRX)
    PHARMASSET INC (NASDAQ:VRUS)
    SHIONOGI & CO 
    TOYAMA CHEMICAL CO 

    HealthShares(TM) Metabolic-Endocrine Disorders Index (HHM)

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    AMICUS THERAPUTICS INC. (NASDAQ:FOLD)
    COMBINATORX INC. (NASDAQ:CRXX)
    GW PHARMACEUTICALS PLC (London:GWP)
    INCYTE CORP. (NASDAQ:INCY)
    MDRNA INC. (NASDAQ:MRNA)
    NPS PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:NPSP)
    OREXIGEN THERAPUTICS INC. (NASDAQ:OREX)
    REPROS THERAPUTICS INC. (NASDAQ:RPRX)
    TERCICA INC. (NASDAQ:TRCA)
    TRANSITION THERAPUTICS INC. 
    XOMA LTD (NASDAQ:XOMA)

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    BIOVITRUM AB (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm: BVT)
    CHEMGENEX PHARMACEUTICALS LT (NASDAQ:CXSP)
    DAINIPPON SUMITOMO 
    DIAMYD MEDICAL AB (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm: DIAM B)
    IPSEN  
    ISIS PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:ISIS)
    KISSEI PHARM CO 
    MAP PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:MAPP)
    MERCK KGAA 
    MITSUBISHI TANABE 
    MYLAN INC (NYSE:MYL)

    HealthShares(TM) Neuroscience Index (HHN)

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    ADOLOR CORPORATION (NASDAQ:ADLR)
    ALPHARMA INC. (NYSE:ALO)
    APP PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:APPX)
    BIOVAIL CORP (TSE:BVF)
    CARACO PHARMACEUTICAL LABS LTD (ASE: CPD)
    IPSEN  
    KING PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NYSE:KG)
    PAR PHARMACEUTICAL COS INC. (NYSE:PRX)
    SCHWARZ PHARMA AG  
    SEPRACOR INC. (NASDAQ:SEPR)
    SHIRE LTD ADR (NASDAQ:SHPGY)
    VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS INTERNATIONAL (NYSE:VRX)

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    ABRAXIS BIOSCIENCE INC NEW (NASDAQ:ABII)
    DAINIPPON SUMITOMO 
    EISAI CO 
    GEDEON RICHTER PLC (Budapest, Hungary: RICHTER)
    HISAMITSU PHARM CO 
    HOSPIRA INC (NYSE:HSP)
    KYOWA HAKKO KOGYO 
    LABORATORIOS ALMIR (SIBE Spain: ALM)
    MEDA AB (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm: MEDA A)
    MITSUBISHI TANABE 
    TAISHO PHARM CO 
    UCB 

    HealthShares(TM) Ophthalmology Index (HHZ)

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    AKORN INC. (NASDAQ:AKRX)
    ALLERGAN INC. (NYSE:AGN)
    ANIKA THERAPEUTICS INC. (NASDAQ:ANIK)
    ISTA PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:ISTA)
    KING PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NYSE:KG)
    NOVADAQ TECHNOLOGIES INC. 
    OSI PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:OSIP)
    QLT INC. 
    SHAMIR OPTICAL INDUSTRY LTD (NASDAQ:SHMR)
    TLC VISION CORP 

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    BIOLITEC AG 
    CELL GENESYS INC (NASDAQ:CEGE)
    COMBINATORX INC (NASDAQ:CRXX)
    EXONHIT THERAPEUTI  
    GERBER SCIENTIFIC INC (NYSE:GRB)
    JERINI AG 
    OXFORD BIOMEDICA (London:OXB)
    PPG INDS INC (NYSE:PPG)
    PRESTIGE BRANDS HLDGS INC (NYSE:PBH)
    THROMBOGENICS 

    HealthShares(TM) Orthopedic Repair Index (HHP)

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    ANIKA THERAPEUTICS INC. (NASDAQ:ANIK)
    ATRION CORPORATION (NASDAQ:ATRI)
    BIOMIMETIC THERAPUTICS INC. (NASDAQ:BMTI)
    CONMED CORPORATION (NASDAQ:CNMD)
    CORIN GROUP PLC (London:CRG)
    DENTSPLY INTERNATIONAL INC. (NASDAQ:XRAY)
    INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES HOLDINGS CORP (NASDAQ:IART)
    KENSEY NASH CORP (NASDAQ:KNSY)
    MERIT MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC. (NASDAQ:MMSI)
    ORTHOVITA INC (NASDAQ:VITA)
    SYMMETRY MEDICAL INC. (NYSE:SMA)
    YOUNG INNOVATIONS INC. (NASDAQ:YDNT)

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    BIODEL INC (NASDAQ:BIOD)
    CRYOLIFE INC (NYSE:CRY)
    GERON CORP (NASDAQ:GERN)
    GREATBATCH INC (NYSE:GB)
    GTX INC DEL (NASDAQ:GTXI)
    LIGAND PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:LGND)
    PATTERSON COS (NASDAQ:PDCO)
    SANTHERA PHARMA  
    SCHEIN HENRY INC (NASDAQ:HSIC)
    SIRONA DENTAL SYSTEMS INC (NASDAQ:SIRO)
    STRAUMANN HLDG  
    TRANS1 INC (NASDAQ:TSON)

    HealthShares(TM) Patient Care Services Index (HHB)

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    APRIA HEALTHCARE GROUP INC. (NYSE:AHG)
    BROOKDALE SENIOR LIVING INC. (NYSE:BKD)
    CHEMED CORP (NYSE:CHE)
    EMERITUS CORP (ASE: ESC)
    EXPRESS SCRIPTS INC. (NASDAQ:ESRX)
    HEALTH NET INC. (NYSE:HNT)
    HEALTHSOUTH CORP (NYSE:HLS)
    HEALTHWAYS INC. (NASDAQ:HWAY)
    KINDRED HEALTHCARE INC. (NYSE:KND)
    MAGELLAN HEALTH SERVICES INC. (NASDAQ:MGLN)
    SUNRISE SENIOR LIVING INC. (NYSE:SRZ)

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    CIGNA CORP (NYSE:CI)
    CRODA INTL (London:CRDA)
    ELEKTA (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm: EKTA B)
    FRESENIUS SE 
    GETINGE AB (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm: GETI B)
    GRIFOLS SA (SIBE Spain: GRF)
    HLTH CORPORATION (NASDAQ:HLTH)
    KINETIC CONCEPTS INC (NYSE:KCI)
    MEIJI SEIKA KAISHA 
    SCHEIN HENRY INC (NASDAQ:HSIC)
    SSL INTERNATIONAL (London:SSL)

    HealthShares(TM) Respiratory/Pulmonary Index (HHR)

    Drop

    ALNYLAM PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:ALNY)
    DISCOVERY LABORATORIES INC. (NASDAQ:DSCO)
    HI-TECH PHARMACAL CO INC. (NASDAQ:HITK)
    INSPIRE PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NASDAQ:ISPH)
    INTERMUNE INC. (NASDAQ:ITMN)
    MATRIXX INITIATIVES INC. (NASDAQ:MTXX)
    MEDAREX INC (NASDAQ:MEDX)
    PERRIGO CO (NASDAQ:PRGO)
    PHARMAXIS LTD-GDR (NASDAQ:PXSL)
    SEPRACOR INC. (NASDAQ:SEPR)
    SKYEPHARMA PLC (London:SKP)
    THERAVANCE INC. (NASDAQ:THRX)
    UNITED THERAPEUTICS CORP (NASDAQ:UTHR)
    WATSON PHARMACEUTICALS INC. (NYSE:WPI)

    Add

    BARD C R INC (NYSE:BCR)
    BIOMARIN PHARMACEUTICAL INC (NASDAQ:BMRN)
    CONMED CORP (NASDAQ:CNMD)
    CYTOS BIOTECH AG  
    EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORP (NYSE:EW)
    FOREST LABS INC (NYSE:FRX)
    INVACARE CORP (NYSE:IVC)
    MAP PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:MAPP)
    MITSUBISHI TANABE 
    NICOX SA  
    OREXO AB (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm: ORX)
    OSI SYSTEMS INC (NASDAQ:OSIS)
    TELEFLEX INC (NYSE:TFX)
    VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NASDAQ:VRTX)

The rebalanced Indexes, including the rebalanced Index Shares, are based on the closing prices as of June 12, 2008.

In accordance with the Exemptive Order, a complete list of the constituents reflecting the rebalancing will be posted at: www.healthsharesinc.com/content/view/53/274/.

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