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Gene therapy breakthrough offers hope to children with rare and fatal brain disease

1 Jul 2021, 3 p.m.


Scientists and doctors have given hope of a gene therapy cure for children with a rare degenerative brain disorder called Dopamine Transporter Deficiency Syndrome (DTDS).

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Sight and Sound Centre, Supported by Premier Inn, welcomes first patients

25 Jun 2021, 9 a.m.

The Sight and Sound Centre, supported by Premier Inn, is open.

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Virtual RBC Charity Day for the Kids donates £160,000 to GOSH Charity

23 Jun 2021, 2 p.m.

Last week, Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) celebrated RBC Charity Day for the Kids: a day to support children and youth across the globe.

Formerly known as RBC Trade for the Kids, this annual RBC employee event saw over $5 million donated to more than 50 …

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GOSH Professor helps develop game-changing gene therapy

20 May 2021, 12:21 p.m.

A new study has revealed the successful results of a stem cell gene therapy clinical trial for ADA-SCID at GOSH and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

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M&S Taste Buds range developed with nutrition experts at GOSH and M&S

26 Apr 2021, noon

M&S has relaunched its children's Taste Buds food range, with 5p per pack sold going to GOSH Charity.

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