Gene therapy for beta-thalassemia recommended for approval in Europe - Healing Genes

Gene therapy for beta-thalassemia recommended for approval in Europe

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Europe’s Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use has recommended that Bluebird Bio’s lentiglobin, or Zynteglo, gene therapy for beta-thalassemia be approved. The treatment inserts a copy of the beta-globin gene into bone marrow cells.

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