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October 27, 2017

FDA declines to approve PTC's Duchenne drug

Reuters – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has declined to approve PTC Therapeutics Inc’s experimental drug to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy, saying an additional clinical trial would be needed to prove the drug works.

October 27, 2017

Neuroscience – SciPol Weekly, October 21 – October 27

In this week’s Neuroscience SciPol Weekly, why autism affect boys more, the benefits of daydreaming, a new brain injury device, skewed samples in neuroscience research, and the story about the Sacklers family.

October 27, 2017

Trump to allow states to expand drone use

The Hill – The Trump administration is allowing state and local governments to significantly expand their drone operations, a step that is intended to accelerate the integration of unmanned aircraft into the national airspace.