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New unit to bring Novo Nordisk closer to goal of using RNA and gene therapies across all treatment areas

Novo Nordisk has begun the work of establishing a new internal unit as part of a "significant investment" in RNA and gene therapies. The long-term aim is to use these therapies across all treatment areas.

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Novo Nordisk, Denmark's biggest pharmaceutical company, has established a new unit with the ambition of making RNA and gene therapy available across all of its therapy areas, Senior Vice President of Global Research Technologies at Novo Nordisk tells Medwatch.

"One of the main reasons we are taking this leap is our belief that RNA and gene therapy could be used within all of Novo Nordisk's therapy areas," Fogh Iversen says.

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