FDA approval of semaglutide could help Novo Nordisk access unexploited obesity market

Before the end of the week, the FDA will reveal its verdict on Novo Nordisk's obesity treatment semaglutide. According to Sydbank analyst Søren Løntoft Hansen, this is a crucial approval for the Danish pharmaceutical company.
Photo: Stine Tidsvilde
Photo: Stine Tidsvilde
BY CHRISTOPHER DUE KARLSSON, TRANSLATED BY NIELSINE NIELSEN

On Friday at the latest, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will decide whether to approve Novo Nordisk's molecule semaglutide for treating obesity.

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