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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 retrovirus, adenovirus, lentivirus, herpes simplex, vaccinia and ...

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

6 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

6 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.iptv.org/exploremore/ge/uses/use2_gene.cfm

Gene therapy can theoretically be used to treat, cure or even prevent disease. Gene therapy is still very experimental and controversial, with some stunning ...

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 ...

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.

www.news-medical.net/health/What-is-Gene-Therapy.aspx

Jan 14, 2014 ... Gene therapy using an adenovirus vector: A new gene is injected into an adenovirus vector, which is used to introduce the modified DNA into a ...

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 ...