Tresiba and Ryzodeq Approved by EU Regulators

European regulators have approved Novo Nordisk’s Tresiba and Ryzodeg, which Novo hopes will challenge Sanofi’s Lantus, the largest selling insulin product globally. The European Commission have granted marketing authorisations for Tresiba (insulin degludec) and Ryzodeg (insulin degludec/insulin aspart) for the treatment of diabetes in adults.

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Novo Nordisk Increase Staff in Emerging Markets

Novo Nordisk has revealed plans to expand their treatment for diabetes in emerging markets by employing roughly 1,000 additional employees over the next two years. Some of the emerging markets that Novo Nordisk are planning to expand in include Egypt, Vietnam, Colombia, Malaysia, Ukraine and Indonesia. As the pharmaceutical market in Europe, for example, slows

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Enlight Forms Two New Partnerships

Enlight Biosciences LLC announced yesterday that they have formed new partnerships with AstraZeneca and Novo Nordisk.  As partners, AstraZeneca and Novo Nordisk will have the chance to collaborate and invest in the development of potentially transformational technologies with application to their therapeutic programs. Enlight is a unique entrepreneurial partnership with major pharmaceutical companies and leading

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Study Suggests Insulin Degludec Could Rival Lantus

A study has shown that Novo Nordisk’s ultra-long-acting insulin degludec, a investigational basal insulin, can provide control of blood sugar in diabetics as good as rival drug Lantus from Sanofi, while allowing for more flexible dosing. Insulin degludec achieved significant blood sugar reductions in patients with type 2 diabetes even when doses were given once-daily

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