Margarida graduated with a BS in Health Sciences from the University of Lisbon and a MSc in Biotechnology from Instituto Superior Técnico (IST-UL). She worked as a molecular biologist research associate at a Cambridge UK-based biotech company that discovers and develops therapeutic, fully human monoclonal antibodies.
Express Scripts has teamed up with PinnacleCare to include in its new Rare Conditions Care Value (RCCV) program a service that provides patients with rare diseases like hemophilia a second opinion from ... Read more
US Bioservices, a specialty pharmacy, announced that it is working with the pharmacy benefit management company MedImpact to dispense prescriptions and select services through the MedImpact Direct Specialty Program for the hemophilia community. ... Read more
Hemlibra (emicizumab-kxwh) was recently granted priority review status by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration following the agency’s acceptance of Genentech’s supplemental biologics license application (sBLA) for the treatment for ... Read more
Patient advocacy groups in five states will focus on the challenges affecting patients with blood disorders like hemophilia with the support in part of grants from the Local Empowerment for Advocacy Development ... Read more
The Arizona Hemophilia Association (AHA) is inviting camp professionals in the bleeding disorders and hemophilia communities to participate in the National Camp Exchange (NCE) program. Applications are open until May ... Read more
In recognition of World Hemophilia Day 2018, the biopharmaceutical company Bioverativ is sharing the stories of people with hemophilia in the developing world to highlight the life-changing potential of adequate treatment. In ... Read more
Magellan Rx Management, the pharmacy benefit management division of Magellan Health, recently shared results from the first six months of its hemophilia management program as it observed World Hemophilia Day April 17. ... Read more