Author Archives: Jose Marques Lopes PhD

Targeting Key Protein in CMT Type 2A May Be Basis of Future Therapies, Study Suggests

Researchers found that small molecules which target the key protein altered in patients with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 2A (CMT2A) may be a viable therapeutic approach and also improve other diseases with impaired mitochondrial health. The study, “MFN2 agonists reverse mitochondrial defects in preclinical models of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 2A,”…