All news articles for December 2021

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4D Pharma sees positive data from early stage asthma trial

By Jane Byrne

Live biotherapeutic product (LBP) developer, 4D Pharma, which has been NASDAQ listed since March this year, has announced positive topline results for the first part of its Phase I/II trial of an LBP strain for the treatment of asthma.

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Biogen halves price of Aduhelm in the US

By Rachel Arthur

As of January 1, 2022, Biogen will cut the price of its Alzheimer’s drug Aduhelm (aducanumab-avwa) in half: saying too many patients are not currently being offered the choice of the drug due to financial considerations.