Andrea Lobo, PhD,  —

Andrea Lobo holds a PhD in cell biology/neurosciences from the University of Coimbra-Portugal, where she studied stroke biology. As a research scientist for 19 years, Andrea participated in academic projects in multiple research fields, from stroke, gene regulation, cancer, and rare diseases. She has authored multiple research papers in peer-reviewed journals.

Articles by Andrea Lobo

NovelMed’s PNH antibody therapy NM8074 now called ruxoprubart

NM8074, an investigational antibody therapy for paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH), will now be called ruxoprubart, its developer NovelMed has announced. The name change came after the USAN, or United States Adopted Names Council, selected ruxoprubart as the unique generic, or nonproprietary, name for the therapy candidate. According to…

Empaveli seen to ease fatigue, boost blood oxygen in real-world study

Treatment with Empaveli (pegcetacoplan) — a C3 protein blocker — effectively improved disease control and health-related quality of life, while reducing fatigue in people with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) in the U.S. and Europe, a real-world study reported. Study findings also showed higher physician and patient satisfaction with…