Diabetics with Foot Pain find relief with Non-viral Gene Therapy

According to a new Northwestern Medicine study, diabetics suffering from painful diabetic neuropathy (PDN) can relieve their pain by taking low doses of a non-viral gene therapy called VM202.

VM202 contains human hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) gene. Dr. Jack Kessler, lead author of the study and the Ken and Ruth Davee Professor of Stem Cell Biology and a professor in the pharmacology department at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine stated,

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