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Novo Nordisk expands collaboration with US app company

Shortly after the US health company Amalgam received EU approval for its app for measuring how much insulin diabetes patients need to take per day, Novo Nordisk has expanded the collaboration between the two companies.

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Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk and US health firm Amalgam will collaborate to take over the European market for apps targeting type 2 diabetes sufferers.

Recently, the two firms agreed to expand the partnership which they commenced in 2019 over Amalgam's app, which lets patients know how much insulin they need to take over the course of the day, as fluctuations in blood sugar levels require different amounts of insulin.

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