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Newly Hatched Mirum To Focus On Rare Liver Disease Candidates Shelved By Shire

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With $120m in Series A funding, the new company headed by former Lumena execs will advance maralixibat into Phase III in Alagille syndrome and progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis. Shire acquired Lumena for $260m in 2014, but lost interest in the drug.

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