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FDA Grants Accelerated Approval for Aduhelm (aducanumab-avwa) for the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

FDA Grants Accelerated Approval for Aduhelm (aducanumab-avwa) for the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and TOKYO, June 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Biogen (Nasdaq: BIIB) and Eisai, Co., Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted accelerated approval for Aduhelm™ (aducanumab-avwa) as the first and only Alzheimer’s… Read More »

They Call It a ‘Women’s Disease.’ She Wants to Redefine It.

Linda G. Griffith is a professor of biological and mechanical engineering at M.I.T., and its director of the Center for Gynepathology Research. “I don’t want to make endometriosis a women’s issue,” she said in 2014. “I want to make it an M.I.T. issue.”Credit…Ilana Panich-Linsman for The New York Times The Great ReadProfiles In Science They… Read More »

A diet for heart disease

Healthy eating to protect your heart Healthy eating to protect your heart. There are many medicines that treat heart attack, angina, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and other heart conditions Sorting fat from fiction Sorting fat from fiction. Trans fatty acids and saturated fats, such as elaidic acid, are formed when monounsaturated or polyunsaturated vegetable… Read More »