GlaxoSmithKline submits UMEC/VI for approval in EU

Pharmaceutical companies GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Theravance have submitted a regulatory application in the EU for UMEC/VI medicine, a product used to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

Pharmaceutical companies GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Theravance have submitted a regulatory application in the EU for UMEC/VI medicine, a product used to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

The companies previously announced the submission of a regulatory application in the US on December 18th.

The firms also plan to make submissions for regulatory approval for UMEC monotherapy later this year.

Glaxo's share price rose 0.44% to 1,379.50p by 13:22.

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