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Asahi Of Japan, NxStage Of U.S. In Pact To Market Dialysis Devices

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

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Japan's Asahi Kasei Kuraray Medical and U.S.-based NxStage Medical have signed an exclusive licensing agreement for Asahi to produce and market NxStage devices in Asia. The pact also allows Asahi to market the devices in the rest of the world, but without exclusivity. The devices involved are disposable medical equipment used in home kidney dialysis. NxStage retained all rights to the equipment in North America. (Click here for more

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