September 1, 2014
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UCB Plans 2000 Job Cuts


Aug. 28—Belgian drug maker UCB has announced plans to cut 2000 jobs worldwide in an effort to speed the company’s transition to a specialty drug company. The patents on two of UCB’s largest drugs are expiring, and the company is hoping the layoffs will enable them to direct $444 million into CNS and immunology research. Bloomberg 

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