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Medical discoveries begin with an idea. A spark that is ignited by discovery, developed in the laboratory, and results in lives saved and more fully lived. California’s biotech industry has produced astonishing discoveries, creating new medicines and treatments that have impacted millions of lives. Every day, people are saved by innovation created in California so they can go on to make their own life’s discoveries.

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At 16, She’s a Pioneer in the Fight to Cure Sickle Cell Disease 

GINA KOLATA

Helen is the youngest person ever to get a gene therapy that scientists hope will cure her sickle cell disease…read more

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