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Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) Says Diabetes Drug Victoza Superior to Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)'s Januvia


4/9/2012 7:28:36 AM

BAGSVAERD, DENMARK--(Marketwire - April 06, 2012) - Novo Nordisk today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved to update the product label for Victoza® (liraglutide [rDNA] injection) to include data showing superior blood sugar control and weight reduction when compared to Januvia® (sitagliptin).

Company announcement 22 2012: http://hugin.info/2013/R/1600926/505405.pdf

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(i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and

(ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.

Source: Novo Nordisk A/S via Thomson Reuters ONE

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