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20 December 2016

AstraZeneca opens cancer med plant in UK

A £120 million biologics plant to make cancer meds for U.K. drugmaker AstraZeneca is now online. The plant, which was started in 2013, is at the company’s site in Macclesfield, U.K. It was officially opened Monday by CEO Pascal Soriot, Signal 1 reports. The facility was not slated to create any new jobs at the site, where AstraZeneca already employs about 3,000 workers. Source: FiercePharma 20/12/2016

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