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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Here’s a look at Wednesday’s business headlines.

IU School of Medicine

The Indiana University School of Medicine has recieved $1.3 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to launch a statewide Alzheimer’s disease program intiative.

The three-year program intends to enhance, strengthen and support people with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

The IU Center for Health Innovation and Implementation Science said the goal is to build upon the existing home and community-based social supports to maximize the ability of patients with Alzheimer’s to remain independent in their communities.

TikTok

The U.S. government is reviewing Oracle’s “trusted tech partnership” with contrvoersial and Chinese-owned short video app TikTok, and could render a decision on whether to approve the deal as early as Wednesday.

The deal is seen as controversial by some members of the Trump administration because it didn’t fulfill the president’s initial standard that any deal for TikTok’s U.S. operations maintain no Chinese involvement.

Facebook

The FTC is preparing a possible antitrust lawsuit against Facebook Inc. that it could file by the end of the year, according to people familiar with the matter who spoke …

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