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Clinical Trial Updates: Gene Therapy

June 6th, 2017 by FFB Canada

…allows the body to produce proteins that help the cell work effectively. There is a lot of enthusiasm about the future of gene therapy to treat blinding eye diseases. This…

Expanding the Future of Retinal Gene Therapy

April 20th, 2015 by FFB Canada

gene therapy, Dr. Molday has been involved since early in its development. Initial gene therapy studies focused on replacing ‘small genes’ that could fit inside the most commonly used viral…

FDA Panel Votes Unanimously to Approve New Gene Therapy

October 13th, 2017 by Dr. Mary Sunderland

Canada community, the gene therapy company AGTC is currently enrolling patients living with x-linked retinoschisis from Canada and the US into ongoing gene therapy trials. You can learn more by…

Making Gene Therapy Useful for More Conditions

May 8th, 2013 by FFB Canada

a gene damaged by mutation (see this video explaining the concept of gene therapy). In late stage clinical trials, gene therapy had already had positive outcomes for children with one…