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Shares in Vertex jump on overnight success of CF triple therapy

Shares in US pharma Vertex were up sharply in premarket trading after its newly-launched cystic fibrosis triple therapy attained blockbuster status almost overnight, leading to a surprise upgrade to its sales forecasts for the coming year.  This was the first set of results announced under new CEO Reshma Kewalramani, who…

Alnylam files its third RNAi drug lumasiran in rare kidney disease

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Pharma industry body urges “ambition” in UK-EU trade talks

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Woodford biotech ‘fire-sale’ looms after rescue bid fails; report

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