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Galenica and Fresenius form new renal-focused firm

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Fresenius Medical Care and Galenica are to launch a new renal-focused pharmaceutical company called Vifor-Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma to develop treatments for iron deficiency anaemia and bone mineral metabolism for pre-dialysis and dialysis patients.

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