We see potential come to life.
We’re inspired to identify and develop therapies from a different perspective to answer the unmet needs of people impacted by neurologic conditions. Infused with a spirit of innovation, we’re willing to take risks and explore new paths forward. We’re motivated by the idea of seeing the world as it should be—and making it a reality.
At Axovant, we pride ourselves on creating an environment in which we are able to do our best work while maintaining the highest standards of business conduct and ethics.
—David Hung, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Lewy Body Dementia
Lewy body dementia (LBD) is a progressive brain disorder in which Lewy bodies, abnormal deposits of a protein called alpha-synuclein, build up in areas of the brain that regulate behavior, cognition and movement.ii
- Alzheimer's Association. 2017 Alzheimer’s disease facts and figures. https://www.alz.org/documents_custom/2017-facts-and-figures.pdf. Accessed August 15, 2017.
- Lewy Body Dementia Association. What is Lewy body dementia? https://www.lbda.org/category/3437/what-is-lbd.htm. Accessed August 15, 2017.