Children suffering from spinal muscular atrophy rally outside the government headquarters in Admiralty for more support in October 2017. Photo: Kwok Wing-kin

To give hope to rare disease patients, Hong Kong must revamp its drug policies

Raymond Mak says Hong Kong needs to update its drug registration system so patients are not deprived of life-altering medication. In the meantime, the government should follow Korea and Taiwan in facilitating early access programmes for sufferers of rare diseases

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Children suffering from spinal muscular atrophy rally outside the government headquarters in Admiralty for more support in October 2017. Photo: Kwok Wing-kin
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