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Gene therapy trial to restore human sight

Posted on Sunday, 6 May, 2007 | Comment icon 0 comments

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"The first clinical trial using gene therapy to treat a vision disorder has begun, involving 12 patients with an inherited condition that causes childhood blindness."

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