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Nobel Laureate Honjo Says Rewards for Opdivo Patent Too Small

April 12, 2019
Kyoto University Prof. Tasuku Honjo, who won last year’s Nobel Prize in medicine, is demanding Ono Pharmaceutical to revise its contract over the PD-1 inhibitor Opdivo (nivolumab), claiming that the patent rewards he has received were too small. “Scientists will…

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