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Muscular Dystrophy Drug Repairs Gene, Helps Patients Regain Strength

October 3, 2012 | Sarepta Therapeutics announced ground breaking clinical trial results today, when their drug for Duchenne muscular dystrophy helped patients walk nearly 300 feet farther than patients on placebo, and restored a key protein lacking in some patients. Eteplirsen, the drug, repairs a gene mutation in about 13 percent of Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients, helping them produce a missing protein and regain strength, Sarepta said in its statement. Bloomberg Businessweek
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    Dear All,
    Great work for Duchenne muscular dystrophy helped patients walk
    I would to like to thanks the teem who did this this research. I would like to ask a question to the expert team- Is this medicine beneficial for Beckar's Muscular dystrophy patient?

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