BRIEF-Proteostasis Therapeutics – Co received notice from Biogen of termination of collaborative research, development, commercialization, license agreement

Posted: December 9th, 2016  |  Company/topic: Biogen Idec
* Proteostasis Therapeutics - on Dec 5, co received notice from biogen of termination of collaborative research, development, commercialization, license agreement…

Akili and Pfizer Present Positive Data from Digital Biomarker Study to Detect Subtle Cognitive Changes in Healthy Subjects at Risk of Developing Alzheimers Disease

Posted: December 9th, 2016  |  Company/topic: Pfizer
Friday December 9th 2016 at 430pm UTC Digital platform may represent new noninvasive method to screen for amyloid deposits in asymptomatic and early disease populations for Alzheimers drug research an…

BRIEF-Abbott raising qtrly dividend to 26.5 cents per share

Posted: December 9th, 2016  |  Company/topic: Abbott
* Increased company's quarterly common dividend to 26.5 cents per share from 26 cents per share.

French add to U.S. concerns about Bayer contraceptive implant

Posted: December 9th, 2016  |  Company/topic: Bayer
PARIS (Reuters) - Women in France who have used Bayer's contraceptive implant Essure have launched a legal complaint about side-effects similar to a challenge already underway in the United States.