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Allison Gerrard  –  Research, Industry Liaison and Innovation, Medicine, Pharmacology
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Dal researchers have developed a drug aimed at preventing a rare genetic blinding disease known as "FEVR" that affects children from birth.

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