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Novo keeps adding capacity, and jobs, to its North Carolina drug plant  

Just months after announcing a $ 65 million expansion that will boost capacity at the North Carolina facility where it makes diabetes medications, Novo Nordisk says it needs yet more and will top it off with another $ 22 million and another 22 jobs. A Novo spokesman Wednesday confirmed an announcement by development officials in… Read More »

Novo Nordisk boosts its GLP-1 score with yet more evidence for crucial semaglutide pill

Novo Nordisk rolled out its latest set of data for its next great hope: the oral version of semaglutide, which would become the only pill in the increasingly competitive GLP-1 class. In trial No. 8 of a 10-trial program, which tested oral semaglutide in longtime diabetes patients, the drug beat placebo at reducing blood sugar… Read More »