Horizon Therapeutics to make blockbuster out of Genmab drug in 2021

Tepezza can already boast one of the best launches ever for a rare disease drug, and current owner company Horizon Therapeutics forecasts that the drug, developed in Genmab's labs, will sell for more than a billion US dollars in 2021.

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US-based biopharmaceutical company Horizon Therapeutics is pulling out the big guns to market its rare disease drug, Tepezza, originally developed in the laboratories of Danish biotech firm Genmab.

This drug treats Graves' orbitopathy. No approved therapy in existence targets this particular disease. Consequently, the drug has had a phenomenal initial run since it was launched in early 2020.

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