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October 18, 2018
Retrotope released new data at the National Organization of Rare Diseases’ Rare Diseases & Orphan Products Breakthrough Summit (NORD Summit) regarding the impact of RT001 on disease progression in 2 patients with infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy (INAD). Dr. Mark Midei discusses what makes RT001 unique.
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July 09, 2018
Retrotope and collaborators led by Dr. Marie-Francoise Chesselet, the Charles H. Markham Professor of Neurology, and Interim Chair of the Department of Neurology at UCLA, have published a paper demonstrating that the Company’s D-PUFA drug candidate, RT001, reduces cognition deficits in a preclinical in vivo model of Huntington’s disease, while simultaneously downregulating brain lipid peroxidation biomarkers. The paper, entitled “Deuterium‐ reinforced linoleic acid lowers lipid peroxidation and mitigates cognitive impairment in the Q140 knock in mouse model of Huntington's disease,” was published in The FEBS Journal.
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April 02, 2017
In this 18 minute presentation, Dr. Harry J. Saal, Retrotope’s Chairman, explains to a TEDx audience how Retrotope’s technology impacts the membranes that are frequently damaged in many neurological diseases.
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January 25, 2017
A presentation at the Moscow State University by CSO Dr. Misha Shchepinov regarding the mechanism of action of Retrotope's RT001, and its effectiveness in a variety of disease models.
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