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AstraZeneca formally ends TC-5214 partnership with Targacept

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It couldn't have been a surprise on 30 April when Targacept notified its investors that AstraZeneca will terminate the companies' 2009 collaboration and license agreement to develop and commercialize TC-5214 as an adjunct to antidepressant therapy for patients with major depressive disorder.

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