Bagsværd, Denmark, 3 December 2012 - Novo Nordisk today announced that Ryzodeg® (insulin degludec/insulin aspart) has passed the review by the First Committee on Drugs of Japan's Pharmaceutical Affairs. The remaining step in the regulatory process is an approval from the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.
Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with 89 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. The company also has leading positions within haemophilia care, growth hormone therapy and hormone replacement therapy.
Headquartered in Denmark, Novo Nordisk employs approximately 32,700 employees in 75 countries, and markets its products in 190 countries.