Got back pain questions? Our Back Wellness Coaches have answers. Text Us Now at 412.419.2225. It's FREE!

Login Signup

Fetal Gene Therapy Helps Mice with Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Published December 13, 2019
Category: Innovation

Earlier this year, the US Food and Drug Administration approved the most expensive drug ever to hit the market, a gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy. The genetic correction is currently used to treat affected newborns, but as symptoms for some types of SMA may appear before birth, an earlier treatment would be potentially more effective. 

Full Article
Last change: December 13, 2019


Be the first to comment. Login or sign up.