Novo Nordisk (NVO) expects new acquisitions to diversify its portfolio of marketed drugs and help combat the stiff competition in the diabetes market.
Bagsværd, Denmark, 3 October 2022 – On 3 August 2022, Novo Nordisk initiated a share repurchase programme in accordance with Article 5 of Regulation No 596/2014 of the European Parliament and Council of 16 April 2014 (MAR) and the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1052 of 8 March 2016 (the "Safe Harbour Rules"). This programme is part of the overall share repurchase programme of up to DKK 24 billion to be executed during a 12-month period beginning 2 February 2022. Under the programme in
Bagsværd, Denmark, 3 October 2022 – Novo Nordisk today announced headline results from the ONWARDS 5 phase 3a trial with once-weekly insulin icodec in people with type 2 diabetes. The ONWARDS 5 trial was a 52-week, open-label efficacy and safety treat-to-target trial investigating once-weekly insulin versus once-daily basal insulin (insulin degludec or insulin glargine U100/U300) in 1,085 insulin-naïve people with type 2 diabetes in a clinical practice setting including fewer trial visits compar