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Decision dashes the 'Hail Mary hope'

The U.S. Supreme Court closed the door Tuesday on hopes of a constitutional escape from inter partes review (IPR) challenges of valuable patents that are the foundation for biotech and med tech.

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GWAS in Chinese population implicates immune system in Alzheimer's disease

A study has identified common genetic variants in the Chinese population contributing to the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease (AD) that possibly exert functional effects through the immune system, which could have important implications for AD management.

The search continues for promising biomarkers and effective disease-modifying therapies for AD. The current drug development approaches mainly target the disease's hallmark pathology of amyloid-beta (Abeta) protein accumulation in the brain leading to Abeta plaque deposition.

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