FDA just approved the first drug to prevent migraines. Here’s the story of its discovery—and its limitations

*Update, 18 May, 10 a.m.: Yesterday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first in a new class of drugs designed to prevent migraines. This feature, originally published on 8 January 2016, describes the history of these drugs, the powerful relief they can bring some patients, and the limitations that still exist with them. Read more.

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Author: Dr. Baek

- Scientist (Microbiology, Synthetic Biology, Molecular Biology). - Founder / CEO of the biotech company Peption LLC. - Passionate about biotechnological innovations to address important global health issues.

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