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Definiens scooped up by AstraZeneca

This article was originally published in Clinica

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Image analysis and tumor biomarker specialist Definiens is being bought AstraZeneca as it consolidates its position in oncology R&D. AstraZeneca's MedImmune unit will acquire 100% of Definiens' shares for $150m upfront and make additional predetermined milestone payments.

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