The Federal Joint Committee commissions large scale clinical investigation of TES for RP

Good news for all people affected by the rare eye disease retinitis pigmentosa (RP):  the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA) has commissioned a large-scale clinical investigation of transcorneal electrical stimulation (TES) for RP.
The investigation should clarify the therapeutic effect of TES, which is meant to slow down the progression of the disease.
The original G-BA press release can be found here in German.