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Amazing Girl with Muscular Dystrophy Expresses Creativity

What's in Store for Kate and the Others who Have Muscular Dystrophy?

This disease is considered as incurable until now. But with the advances in our technology and the continuous efforts of our researchers in the medical field, a cure may not be impossible in the near future.

The various research efforts of our friends in the medical industry have led to several breakthroughs such as the study of the scientists at UT Southwestern Medical Center. Using young mice as an animal model, the scientists have stopped the progression of its Duchenne muscular dystrophy through the use of a new gene-editing technique.