Ep. 190 - Elijah Stacy :: Destroy Duchenne


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Elijah Stacy is a 20-year old man who was born with Duchenne -- a rare muscular dystrophy disease that destroys muscles and typically takes the lives of those affected with it by their mid-twenties. He joined me for a conversation about the intricacies of Duchenne and his optimistic outlook for curing this disease through gene editing and gene therapy.

Connect with Elijah at http://elijahstacy.com and at http://destroyduchenne.org

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