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Why Biogen/Eisai's Aducanumab Failure Is Not The End Of Amyloid Hypothesis

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Biogen and Eisai still have multiple programs testing amyloid-targeting therapies in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, but pressure for Biogen to focus its efforts elsewhere are mounting after the partners discontinued Phase III studies for aducanumab.

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