Biogen's Alzheimer's drug blocked in Japan

The Japanese health authorities won't approve Biogen's Aduhelm, a treatment for Alzheimer's disease, without first receiving additional data.

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Alzheimer's drug Aduhelm, which is marketed in a collaboration between Biogen and Eisai, is facing many problems -- the latest of which is found in Japan.

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