NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences said today that five additional pharmaceutical companies have joined its new program to enable researchers to study new uses for chemical compounds that have been set aside by drug makers

The five new participants in the NCATS program are Abbott, Bristol-Myers Squibb, GlaxoSmithKline, Janssen Pharmaceutical Research and Development, and Sanofi.

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