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New CEO has work cut out as AstraZeneca sales fall


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AstraZeneca Chief Executive Pascal Soriot poses for a photograph in this undated handout photograph released in London October 24, 2012. AstraZeneca's new chief executive, Pascal Soriot, has his work cut out to turn around Britain's second-biggest drugmaker, which is struggling with a slump in medicine sales as patents expire. REUTERS/AstraZeneca/Handout