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Janssen Enriches Crohn's Portfolio In Deal For Protagonist's Oral IL-23 Inhibitor

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J&J's Janssen committed up to $990m plus royalties to collaborate with peptide drug developer Protagonist on an oral IL-23 inhibitor for Crohn's disease, which hits a similar target as two key assets in J&J's immunology portfolio: Stelara and the Phase III biologic guselkumab.

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