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🧏 Curing deafness in children with gene therapy - trail begins

A novel gene therapy trial aims to restore quality hearing in children with auditory neuropathy. The treatment focuses on rectifying a fault in the OTOF gene, which is pivotal for sound transmission.

Kent Olofsson 2 min read

🧬 New machine speeds up DNA sequencing - hours instead of weeks

Faster sequencing of the entire genome can give doctors new opportunities to quickly diagnose and initiate the proper treatment.

Kent Olofsson 2 min read

🔬Easier to spot ALS with new method

A new method makes it easier to diagnose ALS earlier on in the disease. All that is needed from the patient is a simple blood test.