Pioneering Cancer Gene Therapy Gets Green Light — And $475,000 Price Tag

(By Liz Szabo for Kaiser Health News)

The country’s first approved gene therapy — approved Wednesday to fight leukemia that resists standard therapies — will cost $475,000 for a one-time treatment, its manufacturer announced. Continue reading article here…

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