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Posted on June 6, 2017, 6 a.m. in Allergy Gene Therapy Immune System
Allergy Breakthrough with Gene Therapy

Using gene therapy, scientists have been able to 'turn-off' the immune response which causes allergic reaction in animals.

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Posted on Feb. 8, 2017, 6 a.m. in Gene Therapy Sensory
Gene Therapy to Restore Hearing

Harvard Medical School scientists have perfected a form of gene therapy that has enabled genetically deaf mice to hear sounds as quiet as a whisper.

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Posted on Nov. 9, 2016, 6 a.m. in Gene Therapy Cancer
Safer Gene Therapy Developed

New therapy reduces the development of cancer cells that are an occasional but dangerous byproduct of gene therapy.

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Posted on Sept. 17, 2014, 6 a.m. in Bioengineering Gene Therapy
Butterflies as Model for New Medical Devices

The mouthpart that butterflies use for feeding (proboscis) may yield new devices for biomedical applications.

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Posted on April 9, 2014, 6 a.m. in Gene Therapy HIV and AIDS
HIV Breakthrough via Gene Therapy

Engineering of HIV patients’ T cells may lead to functional curative HIV/AIDS therapies.

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Posted on March 26, 2014, 6 a.m. in Gene Therapy Regenerative Medicine Stem Cell
Growing Cartilage Inside the Human Body

Duke University (US) team uses gene therapy to direct stem cells into becoming new cartilage on a synthetic scaffold.

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Posted on Dec. 26, 2013, 6 a.m. in Gene Therapy Cellular Reprogramming
High-Tech Gene Therapy for Blood Disorders

Advancements in chimeric antigen receptor cell engineering offer promise for cancers to rare genetic diseases.

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Posted on Jan. 11, 2013, 6 a.m. in Gene Therapy Cardio-Vascular

A cocktail of three specific genes can reprogram cells in the scars caused by heart attacks into functioning muscle cells.

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Posted on Sept. 7, 2011, 6 a.m. in Cancer Gene Therapy

In a cancer treatment breakthrough 20 years in the making, University of Pennsylvania (US) researchers have shown sustained remissions of up to a year among a small group of advanced chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) patients treated with genetically engineered versions of their own T cells

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Posted on April 1, 2011, 6 a.m. in Gene Therapy Parkinsons Disease

A gene therapy called NLX-P101 dramatically reduces movement impairment in Parkinson's patients.

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