BRIEF-Alexion receives positive CHMP opinion for Soliris in the EU
* Alexion receives positive CHMP opinion for Soliris (eculizumab) for the treatment of patients with refractory Generalized Myasthenia Gravis (GMG) in the European Union
BRASILIA May 23 Brazil Mining and Energy Minister Fernando Coelho said on Tuesday he will remain in President Michel Temer's cabinet despite his political party's decision to leave the government due to corruption allegations against the unpopular leader.
Coelho said his departure would not help Brazil overcome its political crisis. (Reporting by Anthony Boadle; Editing by Tom Brown)
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* Perficient Inc - acquisition is expected to be accretive to adjusted earnings per share immediately