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Living with Dementia


Groups convince FDA to ease Alzheimer’s trial rules

Academic and industry experts said on Tuesday they have convinced U.S. regulators to ease safety restrictions imposed on clinical trials of Alzheimer’s drugs, a move that could improve the chances that a drug being developed jointly by Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson might succeed.

A 2008 study of 240 patients testing that drug, known… Groups convince FDA to ease Alzheimer’s trial rules   

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