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Gene therapy transforms eyesight of 12 born with rare defect

In Genes, Genetic, Health on November 4, 2009 at 12:46 am

Pennsylvania researchers using gene therapy have made significant improvements in vision in 12 patients with a rare inherited visual defect, a finding that suggests it may be possible to produce similar improvements in a much larger number of patients with retinitis pigmentosa and macular degeneration.

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