CNS Disorders

An ever-growing list of CNS disorders has been associated with defective dendritic spine and synaptic function. Afraxis, through its expertise in dendritic spine biology, is developing disease-modifying therapeutics to treat Central Nervous System (CNS) disorders.

Neurodegenerative diseases

  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Amyotropic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
  • Huntingon’s Disease
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Frontotemporal lobe dementia

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Neuropsychiatric diseases

  • Schizophrenia
  • Major Depression
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

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Neurodevelopmental diseases

  • Autism
  • Fragile X Syndrome
  • Non-syndromic mental retardation
  • Rhett Syndrome