Beyond Achondroplasia

Growing together with Clara

December 31, 2017
by inesp.alves

The TransCon CNP for achondroplasia – Ascendis Pharma publications

Ascendis Pharma, a company funded in 2007, applies the TransCon technology which combines a prodrug with a sustained-release technology. This way, the company can offer products with a predictable and sustained release of an unmodified parent drug. Before heading for the … Continue reading

May 14, 2017
by inesp.alves

BioCentury published the article “Competing for growth”

BioCentury´s Senior writer Mike Leviten wrote a substantial article about the current medicines in research and development for achondroplasia. The article was published on the 7th April. This competition between pharma companies is very positive since it stimulates industry to … Continue reading

April 9, 2017
by inesp.alves

The TransCon CNP, a prodrug for achondroplasia

    A company based in Denmark and is applying its innovative TransCon technology that combines the benefits of prodrug and sustained-release technologies and developing the TransCon CNP for achondroplasia. FGFR3 and CNP Achondroplasia is caused by a gain-of-function mutation in fibroblast-growth-factor-receptor 3 (FGFR3). … Continue reading

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