Inês Martins, PhD, managing science editor —

Inês holds a PhD in biomedical sciences from the University of Lisbon, Portugal, where she specialized in blood vessel biology, blood stem cells, and cancer. Before that, she studied cell and molecular biology and worked as a research fellow at multiple institutes. In addition to several college awards, Inês won the Pfizer Basic Research Award in 2012 for a research paper. She also has a graduate degree in data science.

Articles by Inês Martins

Spinraza Shows Sustained Efficacy Over Years of Use, SHINE Data Find

Years of treatment with Spinraza (nusinersen) show sustained effectiveness, from motor skill gains to disease stabilization, and continued safety across a broad range of spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) patients, from toddlers to young adults, updated findings from the SHINE study show. The greatest benefits were among children with infantile-onset…