Gene therapy could help those with macular degeneration
A pioneering new treatment is giving is new hope for those with macular degeneration, a form of blindness that affects hundreds of thousands of elderly people in Britain.
The first trials could take place next year following a clinical study that showed gene therapy improved the vision of patients with a much rarer form of eye disease.
Pallab Ghosh reports.
28 Apr 2016
- From the section Science & Environment