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In a move welcomed by healthcare charities, Johnson & Johnson (J&J) has confirmed that it will not enforce patents it owns and controls for Sirturo (bedaquiline) in the treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) in 134 low-and middle-income countries.
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