New Way of Delivering Gene Therapy Shows Promise in Treating Brain Conditions

June 6, 2018

(News Medical) – Researchers from the School of Immunology & Microbial Sciences have engineered a novel way of delivering gene therapy that they hope will mean scientists and doctors can target areas of the brain that were previously difficult to reach. Gene therapy, also known as human gene transfer, is an experimental technique that is used by doctors to introduce healthy copies of genes in patients who carry faulty or defective versions of the same gene.

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