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

EMA Quickens Review of Lanadelumab for Hereditary Angioedema

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) will begin an accelerated review of Shire’s lanadelumab, a treatment candidate to prevent hereditary angioedema (HAE) swelling attacks, the company announced. This follows the EMA’s acceptance of Shire’s marketing authorization application (MAA) for the potential therapy, which reduces the number of days…