Axovant Hopes Gene Silence Is Golden With Benitec Pact
Just over a month after inking a Parkinson's disease gene therapy pact with the UK's Oxford BioMedica, Axovant has licensed a 'silence-and-replace' technology from Australia's Benitec to tackle a rare but potentially fatal disease, oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy.
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