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People who need to lose weight want to do so without feeling like they are constantly hungry. Nastech Inc. says that its intranasal version of the natural hormone PYY3-36 induces a feeling of satiety in patients that measurably reduces their calorie intake. Merck & Co. Inc. last week entered into a deal with NSTK to develop the compound, which would add to the pharma company's pipeline of obesity compounds in Phase I and Phase II development.

According to Steven Quay,

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