European Factors to Watch-Shares seen higher at open
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LONDON Dec 23 (Reuters) - European stocks were seen opening higher on Wednesday, tracking gains on Asian and U.S. equity markets.
Financial spreadbetters at IG expected Britain's FTSE 100 to open up by 26 points, or 0.4 percent higher. Germany's DAX and France's CAC were both seen up by 0.6 percent, with the DAX expected to rise by 58 points while the CAC was seen up by 28 points.
U.S. health regulators on Tuesday approved AztraZeneca's drug Zurampic to treat a condition associated with gout to be used in combination with another type of drug that reduces production of uric acid in the body.
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