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Novo keeps adding capacity, and jobs, to its North Carolina drug plant  

Just months after announcing a $ 65 million expansion that will boost capacity at the North Carolina facility where it makes diabetes medications, Novo Nordisk says it needs yet more and will top it off with another $ 22 million and another 22 jobs. A Novo spokesman Wednesday confirmed an announcement by development officials in… Read More »

'Tissue agnostic' cancer drug from Bayer, Loxo comes with high price, money-back guarantee

Bayer and development partner Loxo Oncology nabbed a groundbreaking nod for their “tissue agnostic” cancer drug Vitrakvi. Unlike traditional treatment, the first-in-class drug doesn’t target tumors in a particular location but cancers throughout the body that feature a specific biomarker.   A year after Bayer bought into Loxo’s TRK inhibitor programs with $ 400 million… Read More »