Steve Duffy

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Should Genealogy Data Be Used for Criminal Justice Purposes?

Should Genealogy Data Be Used for Criminal Justice Purposes?

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Informed consent, privacy, and justice concerns are 3 issues that should be addressed before the use of online genealogy data in criminal cases becomes widely adopted.

NDA for First-of-Its-Kind Opioid Analgesic Submitted to FDA

NDA for First-of-Its-Kind Opioid Analgesic Submitted to FDA

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A NDA has been submitted for NKTR-181, an opioid analgesic molecule designed to provide pain relief with fewer CNS-mediated side effects.

Studies Halted for Alzheimer's Candidate Atabecestat Due to Safety Concerns

Studies Halted for Alzheimer's Candidate Atabecestat Due to Safety Concerns

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Janssen announced that the Company will no longer continue studying atabecestat, an investigational treatment for asymptomatic patients at risk for developing Alzheimer disease.

Galcanezumab Effective in Phase 3 Episodic Cluster Headache Study

Galcanezumab Effective in Phase 3 Episodic Cluster Headache Study

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The episodic cluster headache trial included a total of 106 patients with an average of 17.5 cluster headache attacks per week at baseline.

FDA Approves Deep Brain Stimulation Therapy for Refractory Epilepsy

FDA Approves Deep Brain Stimulation Therapy for Refractory Epilepsy

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The approval is specifically for bilateral anterior thalamic nucleus stimulation and is based on results from the SANTE study (Stimulation of the Anterior Nucleus of the Thalamus in Epilepsy).

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