Eisai strikes discovery deal with Genomics; Fast-growing NewLink uses satellite offices to lure new staffers;

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> Eisai and the U.K.'s Genomics plc have forged a collaboration that will rely on Genomics' "statistical analyses of large-scale multi-phenotype genetic association data to inform Eisai's drug discovery process, including target selection, target validation, indication selection and repositioning." Release

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