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GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Announces Q2 Results

August 12, 2014 - Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

The core Pharmaceuticals business grew by 3.7 % for the quarter. The quarter continued to see the impact of the base effect of differential pricing cuts due to the Price Control Order, extending coverage to the National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM).
Commenting on the performance, Dr. Hasit B. Joshipura, Managing Director, said, “Growth has improved progressively across business verticals. During the quarter we continued to expand our Oncology portfolio with the launch of Vectibix™, which is the first Fully Human Monoclonal Antibody for the treatment of metastatic Colorectal Cancer (mCRC). “
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To view the financial results click on: Statement of Standalone Unaudited Results for the Quarter and Six Months Ended 30th June, 2014

Source: Business Wire India


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