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Takeda Receives Clearance from the European Commission for the Proposed Acquisition of Shire plc

Nov 20, 2018 - Business Wire

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Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited ("Takeda") announces that it has received clearance from the European Commission (the "EC") for the proposed acquisition of Shire plc ("Shire") announced on May 8, 2018 (the "Acquisition").

The EC's approval is conditional on Takeda and Shire fulfilling...