July 2016 - Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation

Archive Monthly Archives: July 2016

Clinical Trials for New Alzheimer’s Medications

By Allan Vann, Huffington Post, July 19, 2016 Inside Science News Service noted on April 16, 2016 that “Alzheimer’s is a graveyard for expensive drug tests. One study showed that between 2000 and 2012, 244 compounds were tested in 413 clinical trials. Only one was approved for use, a failure rate of 99.6 percent.” The one medication that was […]

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