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US FDA grants standard approval of Eisai/Biogen Alzheimer’s drug

The FDA decision marks a new milestone for a fatal disease that has eluded drugmakers’ efforts for decades. Trial data showed that the treatment slows progression of the brain-wasting disease by 27% for patients in the earliest stages of Alzheimer’s.

European Alzheimer’s experts unconvinced by new Eisai, Biogen drug

Alzheimer’s disease experts in Europe weighing potential use of a new drug from Eisai and Biogen say its ability to slow cognitive decline may not outweigh its health risks, or be worth the toll on scarce healthcare resources.

Biogen Takes Alzheimer’s Drug to FDA Advisers. The Last Time Was a Disaster.

Biogen and Eisai are headed back to face the Food and Drug Administration’s outside neurology experts, two and a half years after the same panel dealt what proved to be a decisive blow to their Alzheimer’s disease therapy, Aduhelm.