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Curing Myopia Through Gene Therapy
Transcript of Curing Myopia Through Gene Therapy
By: Amy Rodearmel, P3
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Myopia affects 30% of Americans.
Out of those with myopia, 30% have "high myopia" which can cause glaucoma and retinal detachments.
My Idea for a Cure
Replace the genes responsible for myopia with the segment of human DNA that enables normal vision using gene therapy.