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J&J Buys Aragon, Boosting Prostate Cancer Franchise Beyond Zytiga

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The buyout gives J&J Aragon’s androgen receptor inhibitor similar to Medivation’s Xtandi, a potential blockbuster and competitor. In the process, Aragon’s investors will back new spinout Seragon, created to house an estrogen receptor blocker.

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