Gene therapy for the treatment of achromatopsia

Interview with Professor Bernd Wissinger, Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Research Institute of Ophthalmology, University of Tübingen Medical Center and Coordinator of the RD-CURE Consortium

02/01/2017

Image: Prof. Bernd Wissinger; Copyright: private

Prof. Bernd Wissinger; © privat

Image: A colorful bird; Copyright: Universitätsklinikum Tübingen

People that don't suffer from achromatopsia, see the bird sharply and with all its colors; © Universitätsklinikum Tübingen

Image: Image of a bird in greyscale and blurred; Copyright: Universitätsklinikum Tübingen

People with achromatopsia see the colorful bird in grey tones and only blurred; © Universitätsklinikum Tübingen

Image: Olga Wart; © Rolf Stahl