TITLE

COMENTIS

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Pharmaceutical Representative;Jul2008, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers updates related to the U.S. pharmaceutical industry. Critical Therapeutics Inc. and Cornerstone BioPharma Holdings Inc. sign a definitive agreement which will form Cornerstone Therapeutics. Astellas Pharma US Inc. and CoMentis Inc. agree to collaborate in developing and marketing beta-secretase inhibitors to treat Alzheimer's disease. Forest Laboratories Inc. and Daiichi Sankyo Co. Ltd. end their copromotion agreement for fixed-dose combination antihypertensive drug Azor.
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32996753

 

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