Asahi Kasei pays $15 million to Auxilium for rights to Dupuytren's, Peyronie's drug
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Tokyo-based Asahi Kasei Pharma is paying Auxilium Pharmaceuticals $15 million up front for the Japanese rights to develop, commercialize and supply Xiaflex (collagenase clostridium histolyticum) as a treatment for two rare progressive collagen deposit conditions, known as Dupuytren's contracture and Peyronie's disease.
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