In many patients in early trials, turning T-cells into cancer fighters sent disease into remission
Blood cancers, such as Leukemia, may have found a new enemy in gene therapy. The results are nothing short of remarkable for the patients taking part in the experimental studies. According to The Mayo Clinic, gene therapy is the process of replacing ...
CLEVELAND , Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Juventas Therapeutics, a privately-held, clinical-stage company developing novel regenerative therapies for treatment of cardiovascular disease, announced today that the company has initiated ...
Every now and again you might read about gene therapy and efforts to correct serious genetic diseases. But I’m betting that very few readers have had gene therapy, nor have they ever met anyone who has, nor will they ever meet that many.
An experimental gene therapy is showing high rates of success with cancer patients who have failed to respond to traditional treatments. Jim Axelrod reports.
In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting unprecedented success by using gene therapy to transform patients' blood cells into soldiers that seek and destroy cancer.
Monkeys exposed to lead as infants develop protein tangles in their brains