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Rare success in Alzheimer's disease research opens hope for future therapies

Rare success in Alzheimer’s disease research opens hope for future therapies

CHICAGO, Nov 29 (Reuters) – The first big breakthrough in 30 years of Alzheimer’s disease research is giving impetus to clinical trials of “cocktail” treatments targeting the two hallmark proteins associated with the mind-stealing disease, according to interviews with researchers and pharmaceutical executives. Drugmakers Eisai Co Ltd (4523.T) and Biogen (BIIB.O) announced in September that …

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COVID public health emergency in the United States to stay in place

COVID public health emergency in the United States to stay in place

WASHINGTON, Nov 11 (Reuters) – The United States will maintain public health emergency status for the COVID-19 pandemic in place, allowing millions of Americans to continue to receive tests, vaccines and treatments free, two Biden administration officials said Friday. The possibility of a winter surge in COVID cases and the need for more time to …

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