Monthly Archives: June 2012

Craigslist Bethesda: Item wanted–a spine. Any spine. Call 888-463-6332 M. Hamburg

What is it about Bethesda? How is that bright, well-intentioned medical and scientific professionals enter into the FDA, and somehow become transf0rmed into brainless puppets spewing the same pseudostatistical rationalizations as their forebears? Perhaps there is something in the water … Continue reading

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Two CNS Acquisitions

Two companies had buyouts announced today: One is clearly good news, the second may be good for shareholders, we are not sure about the ramifications for its CNS work. 1) Newron is acquiring neurogenesis-specialist NeuroNova for about $20 million in … Continue reading

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Targacept

In the May issue of NeuroPerspective, there was a sidebar entitled ‘Triage Time at Targacept,’ written in the wake of what has undoubtedly been the most trying time in that Company’s history. The sidebar ended with this: “Now Targacept is … Continue reading

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