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AGTC, Foundation Fighting Blindness form partnership

14:00 EDT 18 Aug 2017 | Healio

The Foundation Fighting Blindness has joined Applied Genetics Technology Corporation in a partnership agreement to advance gene therapy research to treat inherited diseases, the two entities announced in a joint press release.AGTC will provide grant funding to support the foundation’s My Retina Tracker registry as well as a study intended to identify barriers that prevent patients from participation in genetic testing.

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