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Teijin Pharma Of Japan To Apply For Clinical Trial Approval Of Gout Drug In China

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

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Teijin Pharma will apply for clinical trial approval for Uloric (febuxostat, TMX-67) to treat gout and hyperuricemia in China. The Tokyo-based drug and medical maker plans to conduct the trials in China using clinical data used in Europe. Teijin also looks for local Chinese contract research organizations and aims to launch the drug in China through its wholly owned subsidiary Teijin Pharma Shanghai Consulting. Teijin jointly launched Uloric in the U.S. with Tekeda Pharmaceutical North America this March and plans a European market launch this autumn under Adenulic along with French pharmaceutical company Ipsen. This May, Teijin signed grant exclusive licensing rights to Astellas to develop and market the drug in Taiwan. (Click here for more - Japanese language

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