NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Editas Medicine today announced a collaboration with Adverum Biotechnologies on delivery methods of genome-editing treatments for eye diseases.

Menlo Park, California-based Adverum offers adeno-associated viral vectors and experience in ophthalmology.

"Adverum brings a distinctive technology and experience base," Editas CEO Katrine Bosley said in a statement. "This collaboration aligns highly with our broader, multi-faceted delivery strategy."

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