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Ascendis submits FDA application to start cancer trial

A year and a half after announcing its strategy for entering the cancer area, Ascendis Pharma is now preparing to start clinical trials with its first drug candidate.

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Just before the new year, the biotech company Ascendis Pharma applied to the US Food and Drug Administration for permission to start running trials with a drug candidate for the treatment of cancer, according a company announcement.

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