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Swedish Firms Pledpharma And RTT Merge To Target Orphan Drug Space

Two Late-Stage Assets For Rare Diseases

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Following the failure of PledOx, Pledpharma is joining forces with Rare Thyroid Therapeutics to target orphan treatments, initially focusing on the latter's investigational therapy for MCT8 deficiency.

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