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First European Cell Therapy Is Commercial Flop

Executive Summary

The first cell-based product to be approved in Europe, the TiGenix-developed and Sobi-marketed ChondroCelect, has met an ignominious end with the withdrawal of its marketing authorization. However, TiGenix has entered into an agreement with Takeda for ex-US rights to its next product candidate.

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