Author Archives: Marisa Wexler MS

InFlectis Gains Patent Rights to Potential Myelin Therapy for CMT

InFlectis BioScience and the University of Chicago have entered into an agreement that grants InFlectis exclusive patent rights to use a family of small molecules as potential treatments for demyelinating disorders that include Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT). Specifically, the license covers the use of IFB-088 and IFB-048,…

Alpha Blue Ocean, Pharnext Strike Deal on PXT3003 Study

A new financial partnership between Pharnext and Alpha Blue Ocean will help support the Phase 3 clinical trial PREMIER, which is testing Pharnext’s investigational therapy PXT3003 for Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1A (CMT1A). CMT1A is the most common subtype of CMT type 1, which is the most common…

Augustine Therapeutics Receives Funding to Research Treatments

Augustine Therapeutics has received €1.2 million (about $1.4 million) in funding for a research project that will seek to further characterize the biology of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT), and to investigate potential treatments. The funding was awarded by the Flanders Agency for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (VLAIO), in Belgium. “This…