Correcting Barth Syndrome With Gene Therapy

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Barth syndrome is an X-linked metabolic disorder, affecting only males. It has widespread systemic effects presenting with cardiomyopathy, neutropenia, muscle weakness, stunted growth, exercise intolerance and abnormal skeletal structures. In many cases, it results in stillbirth. It is strongly related to mutations in the tafazzin gene, also known as […]