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LDP Group Urges Thorough Discussions on New Data for Shionogi COVID Pill Once Out

September 8, 2022
The chair of the Liberal Democratic Party’s (LDP) league of lawmakers on next-generation life science and innovation on September 7 called for thorough discussions on new data for Shionogi’s oral COVID-19 treatment once they come out. At its meeting on…

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