Author Archives: Patricia Inacio PhD

Vamorolone Filing for FDA Approval for DMD Expected by June

Santhera Pharmaceuticals and ReveraGen BioPharma will seek approval of vamorolone as a treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) in the U.S. this year, with a filing expected to be completed by the end of June. The submission of the companies’ rolling new drug application (NDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration…

Top 10 MD Stories of 2021

Muscular Dystrophy News Today brought you daily coverage of the latest scientific findings, treatment developments, and clinical trials related to muscular dystrophy (MD) throughout 2021. We look forward to reporting more news to patients, family members, and caregivers dealing with MD during 2022. Here are the top 10 most-read articles of…

Free DMD Newborn Screening Now Offered at Boston Hospital

CureDuchenne has teamed up with Brigham and Women’s Hospital, in Boston, to launch the nation’s first free newborn screening initiative for Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). The partnership establishes Brigham and Women’s as the only U.S. birth hospital to offer parents the choice of screening their new baby for…