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Pfizer Taps Harvard Professor to Lead Neuro R&D Unit

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Pfizer has named Ole Isacson, a neurology professor at Harvard Medical School, the chief scientific officer and senior vice president of its neuroscience research division. Isacson, who has done more than two decades of work in Parkinson’s and other neurodegenerative diseases, will report to Pfizer R&D chief Mikael Dolsten at the pharma giant’s research hub in Cambridge, MA.