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Scoop.co.nz
Retina International World Congress comes to New Zealandof sensing light.Gene Therapy - A Turning Point In Novel Therapy? When the US
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
of sensing light.Gene Therapy - A Turning Point In Novel Therapy? When the US Food and Drug Administration approved Luxturna for the treatment of patients with confirmed biallelic RPE65 mutation-associated retinal dystrophy in December 2017,... Read more
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FOX Business
Three Interviews From the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conferencepayment and distribution models that we think are important in establishing acc
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
payment and distribution models that we think are important in establishing access for patients that might be eligible for Luxturna, as well as, we think, beginning to set some of the principles for how other one-time gene therapy treatments could... Read more
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FOX Business
Three Interviews From the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conferencepayment and distribution models that we think are important in establishing acc
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
payment and distribution models that we think are important in establishing access for patients that might be eligible for Luxturna, as well as, we think, beginning to set some of the principles for how other one-time gene therapy treatments could... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Champaign man who's losing sight finally sees a ray of hopegot the first hopeful news about his vision last month when a groundbreaking ge
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
got the first hopeful news about his vision last month when a groundbreaking gene therapy with the brand name Luxturna was approved. Luxturna is a one-time treatment targeting retinal disease caused by a rare gene mutation, and it's... Read more
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Business Standard India
Pharma cos leaning on $850,000 therapy to justify super-expensive drugsissue. The independent Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) issue
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
issue. The independent Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) issued a report on Friday saying the proposed Luxturna price was far too high in most cases. Healthcare spending accounts for 18 percent of the U. S. economy and has been... Read more
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FOX News
A newly approved gene therapy cures blindness -- but it costs nearly $1Mto see again, thanks to a breakthrough drug recently approved by the Food and D
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
to see again, thanks to a breakthrough drug recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration. The FDA’s approval of Luxturna, the first gene therapy to treat a specific inherited gene mutation, RPE65 – has been deemed a medical milestone.... Read more
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FOX News
A newly approved gene therapy cures blindness -- but it costs nearly $1Mto see again, thanks to a breakthrough drug recently approved by the Food and D
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
to see again, thanks to a breakthrough drug recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration. The FDA’s approval of Luxturna, the first gene therapy to treat a specific inherited gene mutation, RPE65 – has been deemed a medical milestone.... Read more
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The World
In a milestone year, gene therapy finds a place in medicinecertain types of leukemia and lymphoma now, but more are in the works for other
The World / Posted 13 days ago
certain types of leukemia and lymphoma now, but more are in the works for other blood cancers. Last week, the FDA approved Luxturna, the first gene therapy for an inherited disease, a form of blindness. People with it can't make a protein needed by... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The high cost of curesof patients with a rare hereditary form of vision loss. That's not the only thi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
of patients with a rare hereditary form of vision loss. That's not the only thing that is pioneering about this drug called Luxturna. Its price is too. Spark announced last week that treatment will cost $850,000 a patient. "We believe that price... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
How much is your eyesight worth to you?patients with a rare hereditary form of vision loss. That’s not the only thing
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 15 days ago
patients with a rare hereditary form of vision loss. That’s not the only thing that is pioneering about this drug, called Luxturna. Its price is, too. Spark announced this week that treatment will cost $850,000 a patient. “We believe that price... Read more
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CBC.ca
New contender for world's most expensive drug costs $850,000 USmorning. There's a new candidate for the list of the world's most expensive dr
CBC.ca / Posted 15 days ago
morning. There's a new candidate for the list of the world's most expensive drugs. It's a form of gene therapy called Luxturna, and it was approved in the U.S. by the FDA last month. This week the company ended speculation by revealing the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
UI clinical trials helps approve treatment that reverse rare genetic vision lossdone at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics and the Children's Hospital
KWWL Iowa / Posted 16 days ago
done at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics and the Children's Hospital in Philadelphia. A one-time treatment, Luxturna was developed by Spark Therapeutics out of Philadelphia. The drug will be available come spring, and will treat an... Read more
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FOX Business
An $850,000 Cure for Blindness, With a TwistAfter Spark Therapeutics (NASDAQ: ONCE) won an OK for its blindness drug, Luxtu
FOX Business / Posted 17 days ago
After Spark Therapeutics (NASDAQ: ONCE) won an OK for its blindness drug, Luxturna, in December, all eyes shifted to the company's C-suite to see how the revolutionary gene therapy would be priced. This week, management revealed Luxturna will cost... Read more
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FOX Business
An $850,000 Cure for Blindness, With a TwistAfter Spark Therapeutics (NASDAQ: ONCE) won an OK for its blindness drug, Luxtu
FOX Business / Posted 17 days ago
After Spark Therapeutics (NASDAQ: ONCE) won an OK for its blindness drug, Luxturna, in December, all eyes shifted to the company's C-suite to see how the revolutionary gene therapy would be priced. This week, management revealed Luxturna will cost... Read more
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Newser
This Company Says It Has a Novel Way to Avoid Blindness. It Just Costs $850Kyou need to know, bright and early. Company Says Its Treatment for Blindness W
Newser / Posted 17 days ago
you need to know, bright and early. Company Says Its Treatment for Blindness Will Cost $850K Spark Therapeutics reveals Luxturna gene therapy will cost $425K per eye Get The Morning 8: The eight stories you need to know, bright and early. ©... Read more
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PRWeek UK
Rising prices and bad behaviour are healthcare's watchwords for 2018seen targeted drugs and a move towards personalised therapies in recent years a
PRWeek UK / Posted 17 days ago
seen targeted drugs and a move towards personalised therapies in recent years and some gene therapies – CAR-Ts, Luxturna, Strimvelis – have got the nod from regulators in 2017. There are currently around 1,000 gene therapy trials... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Gene therapy for rare form of blindness: $850Kstill among the most expensive medicines in the world. Spark Therapeutics said
Rutland Herald / Posted 18 days ago
still among the most expensive medicines in the world. Spark Therapeutics said Wednesday it decided on the lower price for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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asianage
$850K price tag on gene therapy for rare form of blindness:it treats a very small number of patients and represents a medical breakthrough
asianage / Posted 18 days ago
it treats a very small number of patients and represents a medical breakthrough. Previously, Spark suggested its therapy, Luxturna, could be worth more than $1 million. But the company said Wednesday it decided on the lower price after hearing... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Gene therapy for rare blindness: $US850Kit treats a very small number of patients and represents a medical breakthrough
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 18 days ago
it treats a very small number of patients and represents a medical breakthrough. Previously, Spark suggested its therapy, Luxturna, could be worth more than $US1 million ($A1.4 million). But the company said on Wednesday it decided on the lower... Read more
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News.com.au
Gene therapy for rare blindness: $US850Kit treats a very small number of patients and represents a medical breakthrough
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
it treats a very small number of patients and represents a medical breakthrough. Previously, Spark suggested its therapy, Luxturna, could be worth more than $US1 million ($A1.4 million). But the company said on Wednesday it decided on the lower... Read more
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Times Leader
Blindness breakthrough costlyit treats a very small number of patients and represents a medical breakthrough
Times Leader / Posted 18 days ago
it treats a very small number of patients and represents a medical breakthrough. Previously, Spark suggested its therapy, Luxturna, could be worth more than $1 million. But the company said Wednesday it decided on the lower price after hearing... Read more
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Boston Globe
Gene therapy for inherited blindness sets precedent: $850,000 price taginsurers partial rebates if the drug doesn’t work and is seeking to pilot an in
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
insurers partial rebates if the drug doesn’t work and is seeking to pilot an installment payment option. The drug, called Luxturna, is the realization of a long-sought scientific dream: the one-time treatment corrects a faulty gene to improve... Read more
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FOX Business
Business Highlightsor more, but the company announced its lower price Wednesday after hearing conc
FOX Business / Posted 18 days ago
or more, but the company announced its lower price Wednesday after hearing concerns from health insurers. The therapy, Luxturna, can improve the vision of patients with a rare form of inherited blindness. France's Macron vows to combat fake... Read more
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FOX Business
Business Highlightsor more, but the company announced its lower price Wednesday after hearing conc
FOX Business / Posted 18 days ago
or more, but the company announced its lower price Wednesday after hearing concerns from health insurers. The therapy, Luxturna, can improve the vision of patients with a rare form of inherited blindness. France's Macron vows to combat fake... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Health Care: Conservative groups push for 2018 ObamaCare repeal | Credit rater predicts stable year for ObamaCare markets | Price of new therapy for blindness set at $850Kgenetic therapy for a rare form of blindness will cost $850,000 per patient, it
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
genetic therapy for a rare form of blindness will cost $850,000 per patient, its maker announced on Wednesday. Luxturna's price is less than what many analysts and outside investors expected, and commercially insured patients likely... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Price tag on gene therapy for rare form of blindness: $850Kit treats a very small number of patients and represents a medical breakthrough
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
it treats a very small number of patients and represents a medical breakthrough. Previously, Spark suggested its therapy, Luxturna, could be worth more than $1 million. But the company said Wednesday it decided on the lower price after hearing... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Price tag on gene therapy for rare form of blindness: $850Kit treats a very small number of patients and represents a medical breakthrough
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 18 days ago
it treats a very small number of patients and represents a medical breakthrough. Previously, Spark suggested its therapy, Luxturna, could be worth more than $1 million. But the company said Wednesday it decided on the lower price after hearing... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Sanders defends Trump's 'nuclear button' tweetamong the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics say
KHQ Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Price tag on gene therapy for rare form of blindness: $850Kamong the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics sa
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Price tag on gene therapy for rare form of blindness: $850Kamong the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics sa
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Treatment against blindness to sell for $850,000 in USLuxturna, a medication against hereditary degeneration of the retina that can l
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
Luxturna, a medication against hereditary degeneration of the retina that can lead to total blindness, will be sold for $850,000 in the United States, making it one of the world’s most expensive medical treatments. It is administered in a single... Read more
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The Hill
Price of new genetic therapy for blindness set at $850Kgenetic therapy for a rare form of blindness will cost $850,000 per patient, it
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
genetic therapy for a rare form of blindness will cost $850,000 per patient, its maker announced on Wednesday. Luxturna's price is less than what many analysts and outside investors expected, and commercially insured patients likely... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Earthquake expert: Larger quake could follow within 48 hours after 3.9 quake hit near Mt. Saint Helensamong the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics say
KHQ Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
First-of-its-Kind "Blindness Treatment" Will Cost $850,000still among the most expensive medicines in the world. Spark Therapeutics said
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 18 days ago
still among the most expensive medicines in the world. Spark Therapeutics said Wednesday it decided on the lower price for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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Daily Mail
Long-awaited gene therapy for blindness will cost $850,0001,000 and 2,000 people in the US. Spark Therapeutics, which makes the drug, sa
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
1,000 and 2,000 people in the US. Spark Therapeutics, which makes the drug, says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable treatment. Consternation... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Cost of gene therapy for rare form of blindness: $850,000still among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world.Spark Therapeutic
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
still among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world.Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable treatment. Consternation... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Gene therapy for inherited blindness sets precedent with $850,000 price taginsurers partial rebates if the drug doesn't work and is seeking to pilot an in
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
insurers partial rebates if the drug doesn't work and is seeking to pilot an installment payment option. The drug, called Luxturna, is the realization of a long-sought scientific dream: the one-time treatment corrects a faulty gene to improve... Read more
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International Business Times
Curing blindness: The first-ever genetic treatment will cost you $425,000 per eyeball among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics sa
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Price tag on gene therapy for rare form of blindness: $850,000it one of the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutic
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
it one of the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics said it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable treatment. Consternation... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Gene therapy for inherited blindness sets precedent with $850,000 price taginsurers partial rebates if the drug doesn't work and is seeking to pilot an in
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
insurers partial rebates if the drug doesn't work and is seeking to pilot an installment payment option. The drug, called Luxturna, is the realization of a long-sought scientific dream: the one-time treatment corrects a faulty gene to improve... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Gene therapy for inherited blindness sets precedent with $850,000 price taginsurers partial rebates if the drug doesn't work and is seeking to pilot an in
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
insurers partial rebates if the drug doesn't work and is seeking to pilot an installment payment option. The drug, called Luxturna, is the realization of a long-sought scientific dream: the one-time treatment corrects a faulty gene to improve... Read more
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CBS News
Gene therapy for type of blindness gets $850K price tagamong the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics sa
CBS News / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna after hearing from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable treatment. Consternation over... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
New gene therapy to treat blindness has a price tag: $850Kamong the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics sa
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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FOX Carolina
New gene therapy to treat blindness has a price tag: $850Kamong the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics sa
FOX Carolina / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
New gene therapy to treat blindness has a price tag: $850Kamong the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics sa
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
New gene therapy to treat blindness has a price tag: $850Kamong the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics sa
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
New gene therapy to treat blindness has a price tag: $850Kamong the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics sa
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
New gene therapy to treat blindness has a price tag: $850Kamong the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics sa
WSMV Nashville / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
CAUGHT ON VIDEO: The moment professional hockey player tells his dad he's going to the Olympicsamong the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics say
KHQ Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics says it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna (Lux-turn-a) after hearing concerns from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Price tag on gene therapy for rare form of blindness: $850Kamong the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics sai
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 18 days ago
among the most expensive genetic therapies in the world. Spark Therapeutics said it decided on the lower price tag for Luxturna, after hearing from health insurers about their ability to cover the injectable treatment. (AP Photo/Bill West,... Read more
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