Gene therapy: ‘Now I can see my own face again

Jake Ternent has been gradually losing his central vision since birth, because of a rare inherited genetic eye condition. And, despite the pandemic, 2020 was a landmark year for the 24-year-old, from County Durham, who became the first person in the UK to receive a revolutionary new gene therapy on the NHS. His condition –Continue reading “Gene therapy: ‘Now I can see my own face again”