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Novartis CEO says cannabis isn't a focus despite Tilray partnership

Berkeley Lovelace Jr.

Novartis CEO Vas Narasimhan says cannabis is not a priority for the Swiss drugmaker despite its partnership with Canadian marijuana giant Tilray. Novartis NOVN-CH CEO Vas Narasimhan said Tuesday that cannabis is not a priority for the Swiss drugmaker despite its partnership with Canadian marijuana giant Tilray TLRY .