Author Archives: Marisa Wexler MS

FDA to Decide on Vutrisiran’s Possible Approval by April 2022

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals’ application for the approval of vutrisiran, its investigational therapy for familial amyloid polyneuropathy (FAP), is being reviewed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), with a decision expected by April 14 of next year. The agency has indicated that it is not currently planning…

Amyl Raises Funds to Develop Therapies for Amyloidosis

Amyl Therapeutics has raised €18.3 million — about $22.2 million — to develop its ClariTY technology platform to advance therapeutic candidates for familial amyloid polyneuropathy (FAP) and other forms of amyloidosis. “The ClariTY platform offers the unique opportunity to generate therapeutic candidates able to target all amyloid fibril…

#AANAM – Onpattro Reduced Nervous System Damage in Trial

Editor’s note: The FAP News Today team is providing in-depth coverage of the 2021 Virtual AAN Annual Meeting, April 17–22. Go here to read more stories from the conference. Treatment with Onpattro (patisiran) lessened signs of nervous system damage in people with familial amyloid polyneuropathy (FAP), new clinical…