At London’s Great Ormond Street Hospital, a significant turn of events has transpired for 11-month-old Charlie Gard and his parents, as a U.S. physician will be allowed to examine and assess the child for possible treatment of his rare genetic disorder Mitocondrial Depletion Syndrome.
In a recent hearing in the case on Monday, July 10, a High Court judge gave Charlie’s parents, Chris Gard and Connie Yates, less than 48 hours to provide proof of an experimental treatment.
This hearing was arranged after new information was received regarding a possible remedy for Charlie’s disease. Officials at the hospital where the child is being held acknowledged, “Two international hospitals and their researchers have communicated to us as late as the last 24 hours that they have fresh evidence about their proposed experimental treatment.”
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