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Discovery & Development Clinical Trials, Drug Discovery

Getting on Target for Alzheimer’s

In October 2019, Biogen sent shockwaves through the Alzheimer’s community when it reanimated aducanumab, its previously dismissed therapy candidate for Alzheimer’s disease. Upon analysis of additional data supporting aducanumab’s efficacy in patients with longer term, high-dose exposure, Biogen plans to now submit the drug candidate for FDA approval in early 2020. If approved, aducanumab will be the first disease-modifying therapy for Alzheimer’s, which, as a reminder, is currently the only disease on the “top ten” causes of death without treatment. 

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Neil Cashman

Chief Scientific Officer at ProMIS Neurosciences


James Kupiec

Chief Medical Officer at ProMIS Neurosciences

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