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2008-11-11 12:00:26

TorreyPines Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company, has agreed to sell its Alzheimer's disease genetics research program to Eisai for an upfront cash payment.

2008-10-21 15:00:28

SARASOTA, Fla., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- A team of world-renowned scientists today announced the launch of Archer Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a new company that will use modern technologies for the identification of novel treatments for Alzheimer's disease.

2008-07-28 09:00:31

CoMentis, Inc. and Astellas Pharma, Inc. announced today that the companies will present six abstracts related to CTS21166 (ASP1702), a beta-secretase inhibitor for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, at the 2008 International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease (ICAD) in Chicago, July 26-31.

2008-07-04 03:00:08

By Anonymous Study details new molecular approach to preventing Alzheimer's. The April 24 Washington Post reported that German researchers have developed a new approach to the possible prevention of the molecular "debris" that is associated with the development of Alzheimer's disease.

2005-11-16 14:45:57

Researchers with the University of Florida and the California Institute of Technology have developed a new strain of genetically modified mice that allow scientists to examine the potential usefulness of new therapies for Alzheimer's disease.

2005-06-20 18:40:00

The route to a treatment for Alzheimer's disease may have become more straightforward with the discovery that a key enzyme known to have a major role in this disease is in fact part of a family of enzymes. Only some family members play a role in the progression of this brain-wasting illness, new research at the University of Toronto has found.

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