Biogen and Eisai launch initiatives to help patients with Alzheimer’s disease access ADUHELM

Cambridge, MA, Jun 8, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Following U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) accelerated approval of ADUHELMTM (aducanumab-avwa) as the first and only Alzheimer’s disease treatment to address a defining pathology of the disease by reducing amyloid beta plaques in the brain, Biogen (Nasdaq: BIIB) and Eisai Inc., U.S. subsidiary […]

FDA grants accelerated approval for ADUHELM as the first and only Alzheimer’s disease treatment to address a defining pathology of the disease

TOKYO, Jun 8, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Biogen (Nasdaq: BIIB) and Eisai, Co., Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted accelerated approval for ADUHELM (aducanumab-avwa) as the first and only Alzheimer’s disease treatment to address a defining pathology of the disease by reducing amyloid […]

Notice Regarding Biogen’s Disclosure About the Submission of Marketing Authorization Applications in Brazil, Canada, Australia, and Switzerland for Aducanumab for Alzheimer’s Disease

TOKYO, Apr 23, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that Biogen (Nasdaq: BIIB) has disclosed, in its Q1 2021 Earnings Press Release issued on April 22, its current submission status of the Marketing Authorization Applications (MAA) for aducanumab, an investigational treatment for Alzheimer’s disease, in countries other than the […]

Eisai: 18-Month, Pre-Specified Analysis Showing Consistent Reduction in Clinical Outcome Measures from a Lecanemab (BAN2401) Phase 2b Clinical Trial in Early Alzheimer’s Disease

TOKYO, Apr 20, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. and Biogen Inc. today announced the publication of an article, A Randomized, Double-Blind Phase 2b Proof of Concept Clinical Trial in Early Alzheimer’s Disease with Lecanemab, an Anti-Abeta Protofibril Antibody, in the peer-reviewed journal Alzheimer’s Research and Therapy. The manuscript describes results […]

Eisai: Animation Featuring Lymphatic Filariasis Elimination Activities Receives Animation Award at International Society for Neglected Tropical Diseases Festival 2021

TOKYO, Apr 12, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced that its animation “Leave No One Behind-Disease of Neglected People” which features activities for the elimination of lymphatic filariasis (LF) has received the Animation Award at the International Society for Neglected Tropical Diseases (ISNTD) Festival 2021. ISNTD Festival is an annual […]

Eisai: Anti-MTBR (Microtubule Binding Region) Tau Antibody E2814 is Selected on Clinical Study for Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer’s Disease by Dian-Tu

TOKYO, Mar 16, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that anti-microtubule binding region (MTBR) tau antibody E2814, which was created from collaboration research between Eisai and University College London, has been selected by the Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network Trials Unit (DIAN-TU) led by Washington University School of Medicine in […]

Eisai to Present Latest Data on Pipeline Assets in the Area of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia at the 15th International Conference on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease

TOKYO, Mar 5, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that the latest data from its Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and dementia pipeline, including the investigational anti-amyloid beta (Aß) protofibril antibody lecanemab (Development Code: BAN2401), will be presented at the 15th International Conference on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease (AD/PD2021) to be […]

Eisai to Launch Parkinson’s Disease Treatment Equfina in South Korea

TOKYO, Feb 1, 2021 – (JCN Newswire) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that Eisai Korea Inc., Eisai’s subsidiary in South Korea, has launched the Parkinson’s disease treatment Equfina (safinamide mesilate, “safinamide”). This is the first launch of Equfina in the Asian region excluding Japan. The estimated number of patients with Parkinson’s disease is approximately […]

Eisai: Biogen Files New Drug Application for Aducanumab in Japan

TOKYO, Dec 11, 2020 – (JCN Newswire) – Biogen and Eisai, Co., Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan) announced that Biogen has submitted a Japanese New Drug Application (J-NDA) to the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (MHLW) for aducanumab, an investigational therapy for Alzheimer’s disease. Aducanumab, an amyloid beta-targeting antibody, has been shown in clinical trials to […]

DETAK by Brawijaya University Researchers detects Heart Disease Early and Accurately

Malang, East Java, Indonesia, Nov 27, 2020 – (ACN Newswire) – Researchers from the Brawijaya University (UB) Medical School in Malang, East Java have developed DETAK, a smartphone application for patients with heart disease. The app works on an AI (artificial intelligence) algorithm, to provide early and accurate detection of heart disease, or acute coronary […]

Eisai: Sysmex Presents Academic Report with a View to Creating a Simple Method of Diagnosing Alzheimer’s Disease Using Blood

TOKYO, Nov 9, 2020 – (JCN Newswire) – Sysmex Corporation and Eisai Co., Ltd. announced that the most recent data from the project to develop a method of diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease (AD) using blood plasma was presented at the 13th Clinical Trials on Alzheimer’s Disease (CTAD) conference, held virtually from November 4 to 7, 2020. […]

Aptorum Group Launches Infectious Disease Liquid Biopsy Subsidiary Start-up and Exclusively In-licensed from Singapore based Accelerate Technologies To Co-Develop Molecular Based Rapid Pathogen Diagnostics Technology To Track Pathogenic Genome

HONG KONG, Sep 29, 2020 – (ACN Newswire) – Aptorum Group Limited (Nasdaq: APM, Euronext Paris: APM) ) (“Aptorum Group” or “Aptorum”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on novel technologies including the targeting of infectious diseases, announced its launch of Aptorum Innovations – an infectious disease liquid biopsy diagnostics subsidiary and its newly established exclusive in-licensing […]

Hao Tian Development Plans to form Joint Venture to Conduct Research and Develop Cell-based and Biological Therapies for the Treatment of Liver Diseases

HONG KONG, Jul 14, 2020 – (ACN Newswire) – Hao Tian Development Group Limited (HKEX Stock Code: 0474, “Hao Tian Development” or “the Group”) a diversified investment holding company, through its subsidiary Aceso Life Sciences Holding Limited (“Aceso”), and Promethera Biosciences S.A./N.V. (“Promethera”) today announced that the companies have entered into an agreement to form […]

Launch of EIU report showing lack of integrated follow up care can increase risk of subsequent heart attack or stroke in APAC economies

HONG KONG, Jun 23, 2020 – (ACN Newswire) – Rehabilitation services designed to keep patients well and prevent their hospital readmission is key to reducing the incidence and cost of recurring (secondary) heart attacks or strokes (2). However, these services across the region remain underdeveloped (1). This is according to a white paper “The cost […]