Prevail IPO Aims to Conquer Parkinson’s

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Formed by OrbiMed, the Silverstein Foundation for Parkinson's with GBA, and a Columbia University neurologist, Prevail ( PRVL ) is applying gene therapies to genetic

subsets of neurodegenerative diseases, including Parkinson's Disease ( PD ). It's using the same technology deployed by Novartis in their recently approved super expensive ($2 million) therapy Zolgensma for spinal muscular atrophy for infants.

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Referenced Symbols: PRVL , PD

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