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Researchers develop customized drug treatment to bypass patient’s unique mutation

22:27 EDT 10 Oct 2019 | News-Medical.net

An unprecedented case at Boston Children's Hospital shows that it's possible to do something that's never been done before: identify a patient's unique mutation, design a customized drug to bypass it, manufacture and test the drug, and obtain permission from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to begin treating the patient -- all in less than one year.

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