Large gene delivery to the retina with AAV vectors: are we there yet?

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Fig. 1: Split AAV-based strategies to restore large gene expression.


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The authors are grateful to Graciana Diez-Roux (TIGEM Scientific Office) for the critical reading of the manuscript.


AA is funded by Fondazione Telethon, the European Research Council (ERC) (grant number 694323 “EYEGET”) and by the European Union Horizon 2020 and Marie Curie programs (grants number: 825825 “Upgrade” and 813490 “StarT”, respectively). IT receives funding from University of Naples Federico II, STAR Program.

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Trapani, I., Tornabene, P. & Auricchio, A. Large gene delivery to the retina with AAV vectors: are we there yet?. Gene Ther (2020).

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