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Japan, US, Europe Trade Groups Stress Importance of Drug Discovery, Call for “Angel Cycle”

November 5, 2018
Pharma industry groups of Japan, the US, and Europe highlighted the importance of drug discovery activities on November 2, with Japan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (JPMA) President Joji Nakayama calling for fostering an “angel cycle” with innovation in the life science…

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