1. How do prescription drugs get such crazy names?

    Asvasiran. Bremabecestat. Gedatolisib. Lulumab pegol. Nexbolizumab. Uprosertib. Orilotimod. Vepoloxamer.

    What are they? Aliens? Goblins? Diseases? A spelling bee contestant’s nightmare?

    Nope. They’re names for drugs. 

    And believe it or not, there’s a method to the madness.

     
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