Girl regained hearing after gene therapy treatment

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Photo: Brendan Mcdermid/Reuters/Ritzau Scanpix
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A 16-month-old British girl has regained her hearing after becoming the first to be treated with a new gene therapy developed by Regeneron, reports the BBC and The Guardian.

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