PureTech's Akili raises $30.5M for ADHD-treating video game; Amgen wins expanded Kyprolis nod;

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> PureTech Health's Akili Interactive, developing a video game to treat ADHD, raised $30.5 million to push its lead product toward a 2017 launch. More

> More and more Chinese entrepreneurs are embracing the country's nascent biotech scene, hoping to develop blockbuster therapies and compete with the world's top drugmakers. News

> Amgen's ($AMGN) blood cancer therapy Kyprolis won an expanded FDA approval. Item

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@FierceMedDev: Video game neuro therapy company Akili Interactive raises $30M+. More | Follow @FierceMedDev

@EmilyWFierce: Shkreli's 5th Amendment hall pass rejected for congressional drug pricing hearing. Story | Follow @EmilyWFierce

> Mayo Clinic dispatches UV-emitting robots to fight drug-resistant bacteria. More

> St. Jude recalling some defibrillator leads due to poor insulation. Story

Pharma News

@FiercePharma: Veterinarian turns dog owner's tragedy into cloud-based EHR for pets. More | Follow @FiercePharma

@EricPFierce: #EMA suspends Hubei Hongyuan Pharmaceutical after Czech inspectors find dust-covered plant and equipment. Story | Follow @EricPFierce

@CarlyHFierce: Glaxo CEO: Consumer health can stand on its own, but don't expect a quick spinoff. Article | Follow @CarlyHFierce

> Yes, Gilead put superhigh prices on hep C drugs, but what can you do? Senators ask. More

> Amgen's Kyprolis wins 'backbone therapy' FDA nod after trumping Velcade in trial. Story

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