Gene Therapies for Treating Monogenic Hearing Disorders

Time: 12:45 pm
day: Post Conference Day


• Hundreds of millions of people suffer from genetic based hearing loss without effective treatments
• More than a hundred genetic loci have been mapped to cause hearing loss in humans, ranging from congenital to presbycusis
• AAV delivered gene replacement therapies hold great hope of improving and restoring hearing in patients suffering from monogenic hearing loss disorders