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Lundbeck's Alzheimer success may herald a new drug class

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Lundbeck has secured another success in its pipeline as Lu AE58054 met its primary cognition endpoint in a Phase II study in moderate Alzheimer's disease. The drug, a 5-HT6 receptor antagonist, looks set to rival GlaxoSmithKline's SB-742457 as a novel class of Alzheimer's disease drugs races to the reach the market.

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