#Hand‐Hygiene Mitigation Strategies Against Global #Disease Spreading through the Air Transportation Network

The risk for a global transmission of flu‐type viruses is strengthened by the physical contact between humans and accelerated through individual mobility patterns.. ..Here, we use epidemiological modeling and data‐driven simulations to elucidate the role of individual engagement with hand hygiene inside airports in conjunction with human travel on the global spread of epidemics. We find that, by increasing travelers engagement with hand hygiene at … Continue reading #Hand‐Hygiene Mitigation Strategies Against Global #Disease Spreading through the Air Transportation Network

Efficacy and Safety of #Lanabecestat for Treatment of Early and Mild #Alzheimer Disease

Does lanabecestat, a potent inhibitor of the beta-site amyloid precursor protein–cleaving enzyme 1 (BACE1), slow the progression of early Alzheimer disease (AD) and mild AD dementia?.. ..Among 1722 DAYBREAK-ALZ patients, the mean (SD) age was 72.3 (7.0) years, and 1023 of 1722 (59.4%) were women. Both studies were terminated early after futility analysis. There were no consistent, reproducible dose-related findings on primary or secondary efficacy … Continue reading Efficacy and Safety of #Lanabecestat for Treatment of Early and Mild #Alzheimer Disease