Patricia Inácio, PhD, science writer —

Patricia holds her PhD in cell biology from the University Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, and has served as an author on several research projects and fellowships, as well as major grant applications for European agencies. She also served as a PhD student research assistant in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Columbia University, New York, for which she was awarded a Luso-American Development Foundation (FLAD) fellowship.

Articles by Patricia Inácio

Israel Agrees to Review BioCryst’s Marketing Request for Orladeyo

The Israeli Ministry of Health has agreed to review, under an accelerated process, a marketing application for Orladeyo (berotralstat), BioCryst Pharmaceuticals’ oral preventive treatment for hereditary angioedema (HAE) attacks, in patients 12 and older. Neopharm Israel, one of the leading pharmaceutical companies in Israel, will distribute Orladeyo,…

Ruconest for Acute HAE Attacks Now Reimbursable in Spain

Spain has added Ruconest (conestat alfa), Pharming’s treatment for acute attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE), to its list of reimbursable medications. “We are delighted with this positive reimbursement decision by the Spanish Ministry of Health, as it means patients in Spain in need of new treatment options for…