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Novartis’s Beovu Launch Clouded By Safety Worries

Beovu Uncertainty Should Benefit Regeneron’s Eylea

Executive Summary

New safety concerns over Novartis's anti-VEGF eye injection drug will likely cut its uptake and reduce its competitive threat to Bayer and Regeneron's VEGF inhibitor Eylea.

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