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Gene therapy is an experimental technique that uses genes to treat or prevent disease. In the future, this technique may allow doctors to treat a disorder by inserting a gene into a patient’s cells instead of using drugs or surgery.
IDT to demonstrate CRISPR expertise at European-focused events

IDT to demonstrate CRISPR expertise at European-focused events

New DNA vaccine strategy protects mice against lethal challenge by multiple H3N2 viruses

New DNA vaccine strategy protects mice against lethal challenge by multiple H3N2 viruses

Researchers to develop new stem cell-based strategies for treating vision disorders

Researchers to develop new stem cell-based strategies for treating vision disorders

Researchers develop two-pronged approach for targeting Ebola virus

Researchers develop two-pronged approach for targeting Ebola virus

Study suggests new approach to treat life-threatening blood disorder in children

Study suggests new approach to treat life-threatening blood disorder in children

Lab grown retinal cells provide clues to color blindness treatment

Lab grown retinal cells provide clues to color blindness treatment

Research team awarded $3.6 million to assess safety of genome editing

Research team awarded $3.6 million to assess safety of genome editing

Micropeptide molecule could be promising gene therapy target to treat heart failure

Micropeptide molecule could be promising gene therapy target to treat heart failure

Bradford and GE Healthcare collaborate to build new AI-powered hospital Command Center in Europe

Bradford and GE Healthcare collaborate to build new AI-powered hospital Command Center in Europe

Working with Next Health World Innovation Forum to build a healthier future

Working with Next Health World Innovation Forum to build a healthier future

Study: Reducing mutated Huntington disease protein restores psychiatric impairments in mice

Study: Reducing mutated Huntington disease protein restores psychiatric impairments in mice

Hopkins gastroenterologists use endoscopic procedure to deliver therapeutic genes to the liver

Hopkins gastroenterologists use endoscopic procedure to deliver therapeutic genes to the liver

Carnegie professor receives NIH Director's New Innovator Award

Carnegie professor receives NIH Director's New Innovator Award

Your Vision Matters: How to Protect Your Eyesight

Your Vision Matters: How to Protect Your Eyesight

Gene therapy approach could help treat mitochondrial diseases

Gene therapy approach could help treat mitochondrial diseases

LineaRx signs agreement with Takis/Evvivax to develop linear-DNA based anti-cancer vaccines

LineaRx signs agreement with Takis/Evvivax to develop linear-DNA based anti-cancer vaccines

NIH and FDA call for eliminating involvement of RAC in human gene therapy experiments

NIH and FDA call for eliminating involvement of RAC in human gene therapy experiments

First U.S. patient treated with innovative gene therapy at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

First U.S. patient treated with innovative gene therapy at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

Promising gene therapy for 'day blind' sheep now safe for clinical trials in human patients

Promising gene therapy for 'day blind' sheep now safe for clinical trials in human patients

Previously unknown virus acts as 'driver' for interstitial nephropathy

Previously unknown virus acts as 'driver' for interstitial nephropathy