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Luxturna's EU Approval Highlights Gene Therapy Pricing Challenges

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Novartis/Spark Therapeutics’ transformative gene therapy Luxturna has just been approved in the EU. Like other gene therapies, it comes with a heavy price tag. So how will Novartis convince payers to pay, and how will payers cope with expensive, game changing therapies in the future? 

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