Tag Archives: FDA Commissioner

Broadening ALS Research to Help Patients III: Make Biogen Idec Walk Its Talk

Like many readers of this blog, I have been exchanging emails with Dr. George Scangos, CEO of Biogen Idec, the company running the clinical trial in which I am a participant. The trial is testing the efficacy of a drug … Continue reading

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Fast-Tracking Cancer Drugs: The Back Story and The Future

If you like this blog, send it to 3 (or more) of your friends and encourage them to sign up. Let’s keep the conversation going! In a previous blog post, I tried to explain the importance of understanding what was … Continue reading

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