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An analysis of retinal gene therapy clinical trials.

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In 2008, the initial results from the first three gene therapy trials to use adeno-associated viral vectors to treat an inherited retinal degeneration were published. These trials demonstrated no significant vector-related side effects and provided evidence of successful gene transfer with improved vision in several patients. The success of these trials heralds the beginning of a new era in the treatment of retinal diseases. Much can be learnt by comparing the results of the individual studie...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience, Biomedical Research Centre
Journal:
Current opinion in molecular therapeutics
Volume:
11
Issue:
5
Pages:
540-546
Publication date:
2009-10-05
EISSN:
2040-3445
ISSN:
1464-8431
URN:
uuid:79b4a9f7-0d70-4a2f-a90a-de05aca57464
Source identifiers:
107263
Local pid:
pubs:107263

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