Skip to Content

Home >  JVIB >  From the Field — JVIB Extract

From the Field — JVIB Extract

Since From the Field features do not have abstracts, we have provided an extract of the beginning of the text.

Extract: Research Gene therapy clinical trial underway for Stargardt's disease The first-ever clinical trial of gene therapy for Stargardt's disease, a juvenile form of macular degeneration, is now underway at Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) in Portland. Known as StarGen, the treatment is being developed by Oxford Biomedica, a biopharmaceutical company in the United Kingdom, with financial support from the Foundation Fighting Blindness.


There are 0 comments on this article.

Please log in if you wish to make a comment.

If you are a JVIB subscriber, please log in below. If you are an AER member, JVIB is part of your membership benefit: please visit AER's website to access JVIB.








Not yet a subscriber? Here are some options:
Subscribe
Purchase this individual article

Prefer not to subscribe?
Read FREE JVIB content or check out what JVIB has to offer.

services iconComment on JVIB Articles

Sign in to use the new comment-on-this-article feature!

services iconAdvertising

Low Vision Simulators Plus VSRT (Pepper) Test LUV Reading Workbook

New! Orientation and Mobility Techniques, Second Edition

Foundations of Education, Third Edition

College Bound: A Guide for Students with Visual Impairments, 2nd Edition

Learn NVDA