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Alexion Uses Excess Cash To Buy Strikingly Similar Synageva

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Executive Summary

At a hefty $8.4 billion price tag for a clinical-stage company, Alexion is betting heavily that Synageva’s Kanuma, filed for approval at FDA and EMA, will become an ultra-orphan blockbuster like Soliris.

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