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If there is one cure or one treatment that could be the proverbial Holy Grail for a pharmaceutical or biotech company, it would be in a successful treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. This disease has ravaged an aging American population. More than 5 million Americans were already living with Alzheimer’s in 2014, and that number is expected to triple as the population continues to age. (372-2)
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Prana Biotechnology Limited (ASX:PBT, NASDAQ:PRAN) has executed a research collaboration with Takeda Pharmaceuticals International to study Prana’s lead movement disorders compound.
Shares in Prana Biotechnology (NADSAQ:PRAN) surged 19% and was earlier higher in New York as it said an article about early data on PBT434 had been accepted in a peer review journal.
Thinly traded Prana Biotechnology (PRAN +44%) continues its up move on an impressive 29x surge in volume. Shares have rallied almost 70% since trading resumed Tuesday.
With the aim of getting sign-off from regulators to initiate a Phase 3 clinical trial assessing lead product candidate PBT2 in Huntington's disease (HD), Prana Biotechnology (NASDAQ:PRAN) recently concluded meetings with the Medical and Healthcare Regulatory Agency in London and Medical Products Agency in Stockholm. Both recommended additional preclinical testing to establish the reversibility of the neurotoxicity observed in a dog study before considering a late-stage study in humans.
MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Prana Biotechnology Ltd (ASX:PBT/NASDAQ:PRAN) is pleased to announce that further analysis of the cognitive results of its Reach2HD trial to treat Huntington Disease was presented in a poster1 at the American Neurological Association (ANA) Annual Meeting in Baltimore, United States.
WVE is pre-clinical; advanced programs are being studied to address Duchenne muscular dystrophy, Huntington’s disease, and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
Thinly traded nano cap Prana Biotechnology (PRAN +11.3%) heads north on almost a 10x surge in volume, albeit on turnover of only 335K shares, in response to its announcement of new data from its completed Phase 2 clinical trial, REACH2HD, evaluating lead product candidate PBT2 in patients with Huntington's disease. The results were presented at the 20th Annual International Movement Disorder Society Congress in Berlin, Germany.
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VTv Therapeutics is an emerging company developing novel therapies in treatment of cognitive impairment in Alzheimer's disease and type 2 diabetes using proprietary TTP transitional technology.
The Huntington’s disease pipeline will see exciting new developments over the next decade as disease-modifying drugs transform the market landscape,’ says analyst The Huntington’s disease market will rise from around $252.6 million in 2014 to over $2.6 billion in 2024, representing a huge Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 25.6 per cent, according to research and consulting firm GlobalData.
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549 FORM 6-K REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16 UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 For the month of January 2016 Prana Biotechnology Limited (Name of Registrant) Level 2, 369 Royal Parade Parkville Victoria 3052 Australia (Address of Principal Executive Office) Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
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