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Oncology, Multinationals Dominate Japan 2017 Approvals

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It was another busy year for Japanese regulators, who approved 38 new drugs in the fiscal year up to the end of this March, roughly maintaining the pace of the the previous 12 months and bringing some important new therapies to patients. New products for oncology and biologics featured heavily, with foreign multinationals dominating the list.

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