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Retinal gene therapy research is bringing hope to the inherited retinal disease (IRD) community.

Viral vector

The role of the viral vector in today’s gene therapy advancements.

Scientists in the field of gene therapy can deliver a functioning gene into the retina of the human eye, using viruses as the transporter of that gene. The viral vector is the microscopic powerhouse in these efforts—and something you will want to know about!


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