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The German supplier of human dura mater blamed for a number of cases of the fatal Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease in Japan plans to reach a negotiated settlement on suits filed by patients and victims’ families, the company said in a statement Wednesday.

B. Braun Melsungen AG said in the statement, “For an early resolution, we will present a settlement proposal tomorrow to the Tokyo and Otsu district courts that will include specific figures and conditions,” although it does not agree to several key disputed points in the suits.

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