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A Momentary Lapse of Reason*

*Floyd, P.  1987 Every now and then, pharma/biotech companies do things that suggest that they had experienced a transient ischemic attack against their better judgment. Today there were two such events in the news: 1) Biogen-Idec and BIIB037 Biogen-Idec is … Continue reading

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Elan Corporation: 1969-2013

Elan has announced that it will spin off Neotope Biosciences as a repository of all its preclinical/discovery research–devoted to targeting rogue proteins (amyloid, tau, synuclein) in the treatment of neurodegeneration. Elan’s longterm CSO, Dale Schenk, is the CEO; Elan intends … Continue reading

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