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Orexigen appoints Dr Dennis Kim

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Orexigen Therapeutics (US) has appointed Dr Dennis Kim senior vice-president and head of obesity and metabolic disorders. Dr Kim was previously chief medical officer and vice-president of medical affairs at EnteroMedics. Orexigen has a potential obesity product Contrave (sustained-release naltrexone and bupropion) in Phase III clinical trials.

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