Margarida Azevedo, MSc,  —

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.

Articles by Margarida Azevedo

New Treatment for Hemophilic Joint Disease Granted Orphan Drug Status by FDA

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently granted orphan drug status to rofecoxib (TRM-201), an non-opioid investigational pain treatment for hemophilic arthropathy (HA, a hemophilia degenerative joint disease) under development by Tremeau Pharmaceuticals. Rofecoxib is a COX-2 selective non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with a well-established efficacy profile. It…