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June 14th, 2010
11:00 AM ET

Pharma companies share data to speed Alzheimer's research

(CNN) – A massive, all-out effort is happening to improve the treatment of brain diseases like Alzheimer's. Eleven American pharmaceutical companies – typically competitors – are pooling data in hopes of making a medical breakthrough. Dr. Raymond Woosley is the founder of the Critical Path Institute, which is spearheading this effort. He joined us on Monday's American Morning to explain the unusual arrangement.


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  1. JACK HIRSCHFIELD

    There is a company, The Bronx Project, which has a pssible solution for the central nervous system diseases

    June 15, 2010 at 6:48 am |
  2. Michael Armstrong Sr.

    Maybe it's time we quit giving rights activist so much power and engage in stem cell research people are dieing needlessly because of stupidity .

    June 14, 2010 at 11:13 am |