BMS Buys MyoKardia, Plans To Use Eliquis Experience To Grow Mavacamten
Company Sees Opportunity For A Similar Ramp-Up For The Cardiovascular Drug
Paying $13.1bn for MyoKardia and its potential first-in-class HCM drug, BMS sees a blockbuster sales opportunity that it will grow gradually. MyoKardia team will be absorbed into BMS, Caforio says.
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