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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.
New discovery will improve the safety and predictability of CRISPR

New discovery will improve the safety and predictability of CRISPR

Study provides new understanding of mysterious 'hereditary swelling'

Study provides new understanding of mysterious 'hereditary swelling'

Lund University researchers succeed in obtaining dendritic cells by direct reprogramming

Lund University researchers succeed in obtaining dendritic cells by direct reprogramming

Elevated hormone flags liver disease in mice with serious genomic disorder

Elevated hormone flags liver disease in mice with serious genomic disorder

CHOP celebrates EC approval of first and only gene therapy for patients with inherited retinal disease

CHOP celebrates EC approval of first and only gene therapy for patients with inherited retinal disease

Physician-scientists present updated efficacy data on CAR T-cell gene immunotherapy

Physician-scientists present updated efficacy data on CAR T-cell gene immunotherapy

Advances in gene therapy for inherited blood disorders

Advances in gene therapy for inherited blood disorders

NanoBioCel group develops lipid vesicles that can genetic material efficiently and viably

NanoBioCel group develops lipid vesicles that can genetic material efficiently and viably

New gene therapy treatment for Sickle Cell Anemia reverses symptoms in adults

New gene therapy treatment for Sickle Cell Anemia reverses symptoms in adults

SSB enters into collaboration with Immunochina to develop new immunotherapy equipment

SSB enters into collaboration with Immunochina to develop new immunotherapy equipment

Cobra Biologics to investigate continuous manufacturing of AAV for gene therapies

Cobra Biologics to investigate continuous manufacturing of AAV for gene therapies

GE Healthcare showcases new Edison applications and Edison-powered devices at RSNA 2018

GE Healthcare showcases new Edison applications and Edison-powered devices at RSNA 2018

Novel DNA nanoplatform delivers anticancer agents to multidrug-resistant tumors

Novel DNA nanoplatform delivers anticancer agents to multidrug-resistant tumors

Stand Up to Cancer supports potential approach to more efficiently target pancreatic cancer

Stand Up to Cancer supports potential approach to more efficiently target pancreatic cancer

Breakthrough technology offers new hope to people with glaucoma, retinitis and macular degeneration

Breakthrough technology offers new hope to people with glaucoma, retinitis and macular degeneration

Researchers identify molecule to fight myotubular myopathy

Researchers identify molecule to fight myotubular myopathy

New model of FSHD could be useful to study effectiveness of experimental therapeutics

New model of FSHD could be useful to study effectiveness of experimental therapeutics

Treating children with 'bubble baby disease'

Treating children with 'bubble baby disease'

New technology based on moths and magnets could help treat genetic diseases

New technology based on moths and magnets could help treat genetic diseases

NIH awards $3.5 million to continue development of robotic system for treating brain tumors

NIH awards $3.5 million to continue development of robotic system for treating brain tumors