Genzyme reports $175M consent-decree draft

Genzyme said today that a draft consent decree sent by regulators would force it to hand over $175 million in profits earned from drugs made at its troubled Allston Landing manufacturing facility--a figure most investors seemed to find rather mild. Regulators also laid out a penalty of 18.5 percent of sales on products if it can't meet a set of deadlines for moving its fill/finish process out of the facility. Report