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Expert reaction to FDA approval of aducanumab for Alzheimer's disease, through the Accelerated Approval pathway

17 days ago   |   By Science Media Centre

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration has today approved aducanumab to treat patients with Alzheimer's disease.
Hilary Evans, Chief Executive at Alzheimer's Research UK, said:
“Today's decision by the FDA marks a pivotal moment in the search for life-changing new treatments for Alzheimer's disease. The approval is a positive step forward for people with early Alzheimer's disease in the US and we welcome the opportunity for Biogen to conduct a post-approval clinical trial to reveal more about the potential real-world benefits of aducanumab. Aducanumab will be the first ever drug to reach...
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