07:00 , Sep 24, 2009 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Indication: Ophthalmic disease

Indication Target/marker/pathway Summary Licensing status Publication and contact information Ophthalmic disease Ophthalmic disease Opsin 1 (cone pigments), long-wave-sensitive (OPN1LW); opsin 1 (cone pigments), medium-wave-sensitive (OPN1MW) Studies in nonhuman primates suggest that OPN1LW gene therapy could...
07:00 , Sep 24, 2009 |  BC Innovations  |  Targets & Mechanisms

Monkey see

U.S. researchers have cured red-green color blindness in monkeys using gene therapy. 1 Although the group is unsure about the risk-benefit ratio of treating color blindness in humans, team members are investigating whether the approach...