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AstraZeneca's 'Clear-Out' Strategy Sees Gout Drug Go To Grunenthal

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AstraZeneca is licensing its unlaunched gout drug Zurampic (lesinurad) out to privately held Grunenthal for sale in Europe and Latin America in the UK pure pharma's latest divesture of non-core assets amid efforts to focus on its central activities while also unlocking value from medicines in its portfolio.

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