Author Archives: Alice Melao

Pharnext to Launch New Phase 3 Trial of PXT3003 for CMT1A

Pharnext is planning a new Phase 3 clinical study to further explore the potential of PXT3003 in patients with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1A (CMT1A). The decision to launch this new clinical trial was based on recommendations given by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) after completing…

PNF Exercises Can Help CMT1A Patients Prevent Foot Drop, Study Suggests

Proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF) muscle-stretching exercises can help prevent foot drop in patients with Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease type 1A. The finding is reported in the study “Ipsilateral proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation patterns improve overflow and reduce foot drop in patients with demyelinating polyneuropathy,” led by…