José Lopes, PhD, managing science editor —

José holds a PhD in neuroscience from the University of Porto, Portugal. After postdocs at Weill Connell Medicine and Western University, where he studied the processes driving hypertension and Alzheimer’s disease, he moved on in 2016 to a career in science writing and communication. José is the author of several peer-reviewed papers and a book chapter and has presented his research in numerous international meetings.

Articles by José Lopes

Preliminary Results Show Promise in Clinical Trial of ABO-101 for Sanfilippo Syndrome Type B

Abeona Therapeutics has reported preliminary 30-day safety and efficacy results from the first patient dosed in the company’s ongoing Phase 1/2 trial of a single treatment gene therapy candidate for Sanfilippo syndrome type B. The trial (NCT03315182) is testing Abeona’s first-in-human, adeno-associated viral (AAV)-based gene therapy ABO-101. The treatment…