Published in Gene Therapy Weekly, November 10th, 1997
Retinal degenerations comprise a genetically and clinically heterogenous group of eye diseases. Although several genes responsible for retinal degenerative diseases have been identified recently, the underlying mechanisms of disease are not well understood and there are no adequate therapies.
An efficient method of gene transfer into retinal cells would provide a useful tool for both the investigation and treatment of retinal degeneration. Hiroyuki Miyoshi and colleagues...
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