New Drug Provides Novel Benefit for Student Battling Genetic Disorder

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Story Summary

As a little girl, Abigail Morrall was told to live in the moment, as her life expectancy didn’t venture far into adulthood. But at the age of 23, she may be getting the miracle she always prayed for in the form of a medication to stall the progression of her genetic disease.

Abigail has started taking Spinraza — the first FDA-approved drug for spinal muscular atrophy.

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