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AFTD and Passage Bio Discuss Therapeutics Designed for FTD-GRN

AFTD recently spoke with Passage Bio Chief Executive Officer William Chou, M.D., about his colleagues’ work to…

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AFTD and Denali Therapeutics Discuss Takeda Pharmaceuticals Partnership to Develop FTD-Focused Therapeutic

Recently, members of the Denali Therapeutics team provided insights into their work and partnership with Takeda to…

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One-Night Performance of Acclaimed Play UnRavelled Examines Art, Science, and Dementia

AFTD staff and Board members attended a performance of the play UnRavelled at the San Francisco Conservatory…

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AFTD and AviadoBio Discuss Therapeutic Treatment Protocols for FTD

AFTD recently spoke with AviadoBio Chief Executive Officer Lisa Deschamps about her colleagues’ work to develop a…

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Groundbreaking Drug That Slows Progression of Alzheimer’s Receives Full FDA Approval

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has, for the first time, fully approved a drug that…

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Dr. Chiadi Onyike Named AFTD Medical Advisory Council Chair-Elect

During their annual meeting at the 2023 Education Conference, AFTD’s Board of Directors named Chiadi Onyike, MD,…

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Wave Life Sciences Ends FTD/ALS Trial of WVE-004

Yesterday, Wave Life Sciences announced that it ended its FOCUS-C9 clinical trial for the drug WVE-004, which…

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AFTD and Alector Discuss FTD Therapeutic Development

AFTD recently spoke with Alector Chief Medical Officer Gary Romano, MD, PhD, about his colleagues’ work to…

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“Coming Together for Change”: AFTD Volunteers Gather Virtually

“Calling all AFTD volunteers!” Recently, the AFTD Volunteer and Events Departments co-hosted virtual gatherings for our AFTD…

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2023 Hope Rising Benefit Raises Crucial Funds for AFTD’s Mission

(L-R: Hope Rising Benefit Co-Chair David Zaslav, AFTD CEO Susan L-J Dickinson, AFTD Board member Kristin Holloway,…

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