Novo Nordisk renews cycling team deal; Amgen taps 'champions' of cancer;

> Novo Nordisk ($NVO) has re-upped on its sponsorship for an all-diabetes professional cycling team, extending the deal with Team Novo Nordisk to 5 years. Report

> Amgen ($AMGN) has plucked 10 "champion" cancer survivors, patients, caregivers and advocates as part of its Breakaway from Cancer awareness push; the winners will appear with Joan Lunden at the California company's Tour of California bike race. Release

> Bayer tapped a New Jersey woman, Patricia Middings, as the winner of its "Breathless Moments" photo contest, part of an awareness campaign for chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. Release

> Jordan's Hikma Pharmaceuticals launched a caffeine citrate injection, Cafcit, to treat apnea in premature infants. Report

> Sucampo Pharmaceuticals inked a deal with Gloria Pharma to sell the bowel drug Amitiza in China. Report

> Merck KGaA and its partner Threshold Pharmaceuticals won FDA fast-track review for their treatment for advanced pancreatic cancer, evofosfamide. Report

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