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Gene therapy - Wikipedia

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Gene therapy is the therapeutic delivery of nucleic acid polymers into a patient's cells as a drug to treat disease. The first attempt at modifying human DNA was ...

How does gene therapy work? - Genetics Home Reference

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Jan 17, 2017 ... Gene therapy is designed to introduce genetic material into cells to compensate for abnormal genes or to make a beneficial protein.

Gene Therapy: Ex-Vivo and In-Vivo Gene Therapy (With Diagram)

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This article throws light upon the two types of gene therapy. The two types are: (1) Ex Vivo Gene Therapy and (2) In Vivo Gene Therapy. There are two types of ...

What is gene therapy? | Facts | yourgenome.org

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Dec 19, 2016 ... Gene therapy is when DNA is introduced into a patient to treat a genetic disease. The new DNA usually contains a functioning gene to correct ...

Gene Therapy | Learn Science at Scitable - Nature

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In fact, gene therapy for some single-gene disorders has progressed through ... A schematic diagram shows genetic recombination occurring between a cell with ...

Gene Therapy: The Basics | OncoLink

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Apr 22, 2016 ... An introduction to therapies that target gene mutations to prevent or treat cancer.

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Gene therapy

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Gene therapy involves inserting copies of a normal allele into the chromosomes of an individual who carries a faulty allele. It is not always successful, and ...

How does gene therapy work? - Scientific American

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Arthur Nienhuis, a hematologist at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., and president of the American Society of Gene Therapy, responds:

Retroviruses in Human Gene Therapy - Encyclopedia of Life Sciences

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A hallmark of retroviral replication is the stable maintenance of the transferred gene(s) during cell division. The first type of transfer vectors used in gene therapy  ...

Gene Therapy

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Gene therapy is a new technology wherein a defective gene is replaced or supplemented with a normal gene. ... [Diagram use of gene therapy to treat SCID]  ...