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, adenoviru...
Jan 25, 2016 ... Gene therapy uses sections of DNA<sup>?</sup> (usually genes<sup>?</sup>) to treat or prevent disease
. The DNA is carefully selected to correct the effect of a ...
5 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 ...
Gene therapy is the treatment of disease by replacing, altering, or supplementing
a gene that is absent or abnormal and whose absence or abnormality is ...
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.
Gene therapy is an experimental form of treatment. It works by replacing a faulty
disease-causing gene with a working version, or by introducing a new gene to ...
For example, some scientists are concerned that the therapeutic genes
themselves may cause disease. Others fear that germ-line gene therapy may be
used to ...
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 ...
Gene therapy is particularly attractive for diseases that currently do not have
satisfactory treatment options and probably easier for monogenic disorders than
Gene therapy can theoretically be used to treat, cure or even prevent disease.
Gene therapy is still very experimental and controversial, with some stunning ...