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The Controversy Over the FDA's Approval of The First Alzheimer's Treatment Keeps Growing

1 day ago   |   By Time

“The whole thing is befuddling, and a series of inexplicable surprises,” says Dr. Caleb Alexander, professor of epidemiology and medicine at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Alexander is a member of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's advisory committee that provided recommendations to the agency on whether or not to approve the Alzheimer's drug aducanumab.
On June 7, the FDA did approve the drug , in a highly controversial decision that continues to divide the Alzheimer's community. Patients and advocacy groups, including the Alzheimer's Association, support the...
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