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Lundbeck has great expectations for new antibody: "This could be the new generation of migraine drugs"

The pharmaceutical firm thinks Lu AG0922 could be the backbone of a new generation of migraine treatments and has launched several studies in the hope of targeting a broader indication, Head of R&D at Lundbeck Johan Luthman tells MedWatch.

Johan Luthman, head of Research and Development at Lundbeck | Photo: PR / Lundbeck

Pharmaceutical firm Lundbeck's Laboratories are buzzing, busy with the work spearheaded by the company's Head of Research and Development Johan Luthman, as a new generation of migraine drugs are taking shape.

After Lundbeck acquired Alder Biopharmaceuticals in 2019 for USD 1.95bn in 2019, migraine treatment has become one of Lundbeck's biggest focus areas. Since then, the migraine preventive treatment, Vyepti, has reached the market.

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