Patricia Inácio, PhD, science writer —

Patricia holds her PhD in cell biology from the University Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, and has served as an author on several research projects and fellowships, as well as major grant applications for European agencies. She also served as a PhD student research assistant in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Columbia University, New York, for which she was awarded a Luso-American Development Foundation (FLAD) fellowship.

Articles by Patricia Inácio

Actimed Plans to Advance Treatment for Muscle Wasting in ALS

Actimed Therapeutics is developing S-oxprenolol to prevent muscle wasting and body mass loss due to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), using proceeds from a recent license agreement with Faraday Pharmaceuticals. Under the agreement, Faraday acquired global rights to develop and commercialize S-oxprenolol for muscle-affecting disorders other than ALS, particularly…

Amylyx to Seek AMX0035’s Approval in Europe

Amylyx Pharmaceuticals is planning to file an application by the end of this year requesting that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) approve AMX0035 as an oral treatment for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). This follows a recent announcement that a similar application will be submitted to Health…