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Delayed US approval will hit Leo Pharma at full strength this year

Having first rejected eczema treatment tralokinumab, it took the US Food and Drug Administration eight additional months to approve the drug, a delay that had great consequences for developer Leo Pharma. Acting CEO Anders Kronborg says the FDA’s blow will begin to be felt for real this year.

Anders Kronborg, CFO and acting CEO at Leo Pharma until April | Photo: Martin Lehmann

Leo Pharma’s annual report published Thursday shows the repercussions from May of last year, when the US Food and Drug Administration decided not to grant the otherwise expected approval to atopic eczema drug tralokinumab.

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