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The 'Big Four' in big pharma

The 'Big Four' in big pharma

When investors hear talk of 'big pharma' it's easy to picture behemoths such as AstraZeneca (AZN) and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) - stalwarts of the FTSE 100 for years. But, on closer inspection, the four big pharma constituents in that index (five if you count medical equipment company Smith & Nephew (SN.)) have never looked more different.

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