Rocket Pharma’s RP-A601 shows benefit in preclinical arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy
May 22, 2023
Arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy (ACM) is a devastating inherited disorder characterized by massive cardiomyocyte loss, fibrofatty infiltration and ventricular arrhythmias, among others. Most known genetic causes of ACM involve the gene PKP2, which encodes plakophilin-2. An unmet medical need exists regarding therapies that correct this PKP2 deficiency.