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Charles River Pens Takeda Early-Stage Drugs Deal

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At the annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, major CRO Charles River Laboratories and Japanese Big Pharma Takeda announced a new preclinical tie-up. The pair will “launch multiple integrated programs across Takeda’s four core therapeutic areas,” they said in a statement, namely: oncology, gastroenterology, neuroscience and rare disease, with Charles River being tasked with moving its preclinical candidates into the clinic and ultimately into the hands of patients.

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