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Gene Therapy Temporarily Reverses Type 1 Diabetes in Mice

By Shawna Williams | January 4, 2018

Pancreatic cells engineered to produce insulin did not immediately provoke an immune response.

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Ancient Viruses as Gene Therapy Vectors

By Ashley P. Taylor | July 31, 2015

Researchers deploy ancestors of today’s adeno-associated viruses to deliver gene therapies without immune system interference.

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Reducing Gene Therapy-Related Risk

By Kerry Grens | January 22, 2015

In a mouse model of a rare disease, scientists have figured out how to reduce the elevated cancer risk tied to a gene therapy treatment.

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Gene Therapy Arrives in Europe

By Sabrina Richards | November 6, 2012

The European Commission approves the Western hemisphere’s first gene therapy, aimed at correcting a lipid-processing disorder.

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