Author Archives: Lindsey Shapiro PhD

FDA Clears Phase 1/2 Trial of Gene Therapy for FA Heart Disease

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a Phase 1/2 clinical trial for LX2006, Lexeo Therapeutics’ investigational gene therapy for heart disease in people with Friedreich’s ataxia (FA). Lexeo submitted the trial for approval under an investigational new drug (IND) application based on promising preclinical data. The…