Ana Pena, PhD,  —

Ana is a molecular biologist enthusiastic about innovation and communication. In her role as a science writer she wishes to bring the advances in medical science and technology closer to the public, particularly to those most in need of them. Ana holds a PhD in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Lisbon, Portugal, where she focused her research on molecular biology, epigenetics and infectious diseases.

Articles by Ana Pena

FDA Accepts New Drug Application for Revefenacin in Treatment of COPD

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) accepted for review a New Drug Application (NDA) submitted by Theravance Biopharma and Mylan for their collaborative compound revefenacin (TD-4208), a bronchodilator for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in adults. The two pharmaceutical companies are aiming to develop and…