Gene Therapy Helps Blind Children See

A single injection of DNA into the eyes of four children born with a blindness-causing disease has given them enough vision to walk without help. The study, published today, confirms that if patients with this disease are given gene therapy early in life, the results can be dramatic.

via Gene Therapy Helps Blind Children See — Kaiser 2009 1024: 1 — ScienceNOW.

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