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Boston, US, 2 April 2016 - Findings from the first phase 3a clinical trial for semaglutide, an investigational glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analogue, demonstrated that treatment with semaglutide administered once-weekly, significantly improved glycaemic control compared to placebo in adults with type 2 diabetes previously managed with diet and exercise alone. Results from the SUSTAIN 1 trial were presented today at the Endocrine Society's 98th Annual Meeting and Expo (ENDO 2016) in Boston, MA, US.1

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