Astex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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The company got FDA approval for the drug in Bardet-Biedl syndrome, on top of the existing approval from November 2020 in obesity due to POMC, PCSK1 and LEPR deficiency.
The company will launch Ztalmy for an ultra-rare pediatric seizure disorder but hopes to expand to larger indications in the future. CEO Scott Braunstein talks to Scrip about the launch.
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