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Early Alzheimer's data sound good, but Biogen has much to prove

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Could Biogen Idec have a successful treatment for Alzheimer's disease in a class of drugs where others have failed before? Maybe, but the company will have a lot to prove as it "very aggressively" pursues Phase III development following what appear to be promising Phase Ib results for BIIB037.

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