Jan 12, 2018 - Health

Braeburn Pharma raises $110 million for opioid addiction treatment

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Illustration: Lazaro Gamio / Axios

Braeburn Pharmaceuticals, a Princeton, N.J.-based developer of treatments for opioid addiction, has raised $110 million in new funding led by Wellington Management.

Why it matters: Because Braeburn recently received FDA priority review for its lead candidate, which would become the market's first long-acting implant drug to help combat what has become a national epidemic.

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