Translational retinal research and therapies

Alison J. Hardcastle, Paul A. Sieving, José Alain Sahel, Samuel G. Jacobson, Artur V. Cideciyan, John G. Flannery, William A. Beltran, Gustavo D. Aguirre

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The following review summarizes the state of the art in representative aspects of gene therapy/translational medicine and evolves from a symposium held at the School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania on November 16, 2017 honoring Dr. Gustavo Aguirre, recipient of ARVO’s 2017 Proctor Medal. Focusing on the retina, speakers highlighted current work on moving therapies for inherited retinal degenerative diseases from the laboratory bench to the clinic.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number8
JournalTranslational Vision Science and Technology
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 2018
Externally publishedYes


  • Animal models
  • Leber congenital amaurosis
  • Retinitis pigmentosa
  • X-linked retinoschisis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Ophthalmology


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