José Lopes, PhD, managing science editor —

José holds a PhD in neuroscience from the University of Porto, Portugal. After postdocs at Weill Connell Medicine and Western University, where he studied the processes driving hypertension and Alzheimer’s disease, he moved on in 2016 to a career in science writing and communication. José is the author of several peer-reviewed papers and a book chapter and has presented his research in numerous international meetings.

Articles by José Lopes

Potential PWS Therapy DCCR May Provide Safe, Long-lasting Benefits, Clinical Studies Show

Treatment candidate diazoxide chloride controlled release (DCCR) may cause fewer and milder side effects than approved medication Proglycem (diazoxide suspension) in treating low blood sugar in Prader-Willi syndrome patients, as well as providing consistent benefits, according to Soleno Therapeutics’ clinical studies. The findings showed that DCCR temporarily raises glucose (sugar)…