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Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 1: Treatment

Part of Question for Urgent Oral Answer — Health – in the Northern Ireland Assembly at 3:30 pm on 24th January 2017.

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Photo of Michelle O'Neill Michelle O'Neill Sinn Féin 3:30 pm, 24th January 2017

Yes, I can absolutely confirm that. I am not a clinician, I am not medically qualified and I would never want to make a decision on what child gets access to any life-saving drug or clinical trial. It has to be based on medical considerations, and I would never interfere in that.