SAN DIEGO/CHICAGO Biogen Inc on Thursday laid out more data on its experimental Alzheimer's drug that raised no major safety alarms but also offered little compelling evidence the drug, once declared a failure, actually works.
SAN DIEGO/CHICAGO, Dec 5 Biogen Inc on
Thursday presented new data on its experimental Alzheimer's drug
aducanumab that eased concerns raised by some experts but still
left many questions unanswered as the company made its case
about why it plans to seek U.S. approval after declaring the
drug a failure in March.
SAN DIEGO, Dec 5 Biogen Inc, looking to
win over skeptics and health regulators, later on Thursday will
present highly anticipated data on its experimental Alzheimer's
drug aducanumab, which the U.S. biotech company had declared a
failure earlier this year.
CHICAGO A small study of African infants infected with HIV found that treating them with powerful drugs within the first hours and days of birth helped preserve their immune systems, improving their chances of better long-term health, U.S. researchers said on Wednesday.
CHICAGO Roche's influenza treatment Xofluza, a one-dose pill that can clear flu symptoms within days, may cause a mutation of the virus that leads to drug resistance, researchers reported on Monday.
CHICAGO An additional six months of data from a late-stage trial of Takeda Pharmaceutical Co's experimental dengue vaccine again showed it failed to protect against one of the four types of the virus in an important patient group, researchers said on Saturday.
Researchers in Canada have identified a new kind of vaping-related lung injury they believe is linked to flavorings in conventional vape pens, causing symptoms similar to the "popcorn lung" injury seen in workers exposed to flavorings in microwave popcorn.
CHICAGO The American Medical Association (AMA) on Tuesday called for a total ban on all e-cigarette and vaping products that are not approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as smoking cessation tools.
CHICAGO, Nov 19 The American Medical Association
(AMA) on Tuesday called for a total ban on all e-cigarette and
vaping products that are not approved by the U.S. Food and Drug
Administration as smoking cessation tools.