Unfortunately for patients with Alzheimer's disease, it was recently reported that the first of the two U.S. bapineuzumab trials did not meet its endpoint. This was the trial studying patients with an allele known as ApoE4, and for which (inaudible) was held, based on various analyses of the Phase-II Bapi data, that shows better results in its non-ApoE4 carriers.On Tuesday of this week, Pfizer disclosed that analysis is underway of the second U.S. Phase-III trial studying Alzheimer's patients, who do not carry the ApoE4 allele. Pfizer said during its earnings call, that these data will be presented in September. It is also possible if Pfizer, and or J&J will take a top line release of this data, sooner than that.
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