The Obesity War Escalates

In this video, health-care analysts David Williamson and Max Macaluso discuss the moves obesity drug-frontrunner Vivus is making before its competitors, most notably Arena Pharmaceuticals, get their drugs on the market. Watch and find out what Vivus is up to and what it means for investors of all the obesity drug companies.

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  • Report this Comment On October 10, 2012, at 10:15 PM, BiggJilm wrote:

    Good article..What are your thoughts if Arena doesn't come to Market. Big upside for VVUS!

  • Report this Comment On October 11, 2012, at 1:23 PM, SamFreedom wrote:

    BELVIQ not come to market?

    HAHAHAHAHAAAAA!

  • Report this Comment On October 11, 2012, at 4:10 PM, bmc007 wrote:

    Yeah, these VVUS guys keep on dreaming, don't they! Funniest thing I've read in ages!!

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