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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gene_therapy

Gene therapy is the therapeutic delivery of nucleic acid polymers into a patient's cells as a drug .... A number of viruses have been used for human gene therapy, including retroviruses, adenoviruses, herpes simplex, vaccinia and ...

ghr.nlm.nih.gov/primer/therapy/genetherapy

4 days ago ... 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 ...

ghr.nlm.nih.gov/primer/therapy/procedures

4 days ago ... Gene therapy is designed to introduce genetic material into cells to ... If the treatment is successful, the new gene delivered by the vector will ...

www.yourgenome.org/facts/what-is-gene-therapy

Dec 19, 2016 ... Gene therapy uses sections of DNA? (usually genes?) to treat or prevent disease . The DNA is carefully selected to correct the effect of a ...

www.asgct.org/about_gene_therapy/diseases.php

Gene Therapy has made important medical advances in less than two decades. ... now live normal lives with their families without the need for further treatment.

learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/genetherapy/success

Sebastian Misztal was a patient in a hemophilia gene therapy trial in 2011. Following the treatment, Misztal no longer had spontaneous bleeding episodes.

www.scientificamerican.com/article/experts-gene-therapy

Early in-the-body gene therapies used a virus called adenovirus—the virus behind the common cold—but the agent can cause an immune response from the ...

kidshealth.org/en/parents/gene-therapy.html

Gene therapy carries the promise of cures for many diseases and for types of medical treatment that didn't seem possible until recently. With its potential to ...

www.ndsu.edu/pubweb/~mcclean/plsc431/students/brandi.htm

Many physicians are predicting that in twenty years gene therapy may change the practice of medicine from a treatment-based to a prevention-based practice.