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A Closer Look: Alogliptin's Delay Accelerated Takeda's Pursuit Of Nycomed

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

Executive Summary

Takeda found itself desperate to fill gaps with Actos LOE looming and alogliptin faltering, hastening a 10-year conversation with Nycomed.

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