Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO.N)
March 23 The CEO of Novo Nordisk's, the world's biggest diabetes company, made the following comments at the firm's annual general meeting on Thursday:
* Says will in cooperation with Bigadan build a large-scale biogas plant
* CVS Health Corp says will launch reduced RX, a prescription savings program that will offer discounts on certain medications
Novo Nordisk's new chief executive is looking at making acquisitions to broaden the Danish drugmaker's product line-up, in a change of tack that reflects a need for fresh sources of growth at the world's biggest diabetes company.
Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk A/S has approached Global Blood Therapeutics Inc, a U.S. biotechnology company focused on serious blood disorders, to discuss a potential acquisition, people familiar with the matter said.
Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk A/S has approached Global Blood Therapeutics Inc , a U.S. biotechnology company focused on serious blood disorders, to discuss a potential acquisition, people familiar with the matter said.
* Disappointed to have missed out on top job at Novo (Recasts with comments from Riis)
* Outgoing Novo Nordisk North America head Riis said he taking the role of Chief Executive of Danish emergency services group Falck
COPENHAGEN, March 1 Novo Nordisk, the world's largest insulin maker, said on Wednesday the head of its North American operations Jakob Riis has resigned, casting doubt over its strategy on a market that accounts for about half its sales.
FRANKFURT, Feb 28 Denmark's Novo A/S has increased its holding in German biotech group Evotec AG to more than 10 percent, a regulatory filing showed on Tuesday.