• The Search for a Drug to End Alzheimer's

    19 days ago - By EMBS

    On November 6, 2020, researchers who have been laboring to find a drug that will treat Alzheimer's disease dialed in to a public meeting of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Peripheral and Central Nervous System Drugs Advisory Committee. The committee would review drug trials of Biogen's aducanumab, and conclude with a vote on the drug's safety and efficacy in treating AD. The independent advisors' decision wouldn't be the official one for aducanumab, but their vote usually mirrors the final FDA decision.
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