• By ICR Secretariat
  • Posted Thursday, September 12, 2019

Gene therapy for rare eye disease set to be offered on NHS

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-49565740

Patients with a rare inherited eye disorder are set to be able to access a new gene therapy on the NHS which slows down sight loss.

Draft NICE guidance recommends the therapy (Luxturna) to treat inherited retinal dystrophies.