Gene Therapy News

Date Posted
Article Title
7/16/2002
Genetic Radiotherapy Packs Powerful Punch

New treatment combo shrinks tumors in animals

6/8/2002
New Type of Gene Therapy May Help Treat Hemophilia A

Technique shows promise in lab mice

5/27/2002
Gene Therapy Reverses Infertility in Male Mice

Mutant sterility gene doesn't transfer to healthy offspring, study says

5/3/2002
Lung Cancer May Be in the Genes

Scientists identify three genes that act as tumor suppressors

4/8/2002
Common Cold Virus Designed to Fight Colon Cancer

New study finds survival rate doubled among victims

3/29/2002
Hanging Around With Epstein-Barr

Scientists think they know why infection with the virus is a life-long affair

3/21/2002
Herceptin Fights Aggressive Breast Cancer on Several Fronts

Antibody blocks blood vessel growth to tumors on more than one level, study finds

1/22/2002
Diabetes Treatments Entering New Phase

Latest research aims at helping body heal itself

1/21/2002
Gene Therapy Virus Linked to Genetic Changes

Expert doubts finding will pose problem for future of gene therapy

12/28/2001
Bridging Genetic Gap in Cystic Fibrosis

Gene fix in lab raises hope for future gene therapies, says expert

9/19/2001
Obstacles in Muscular Dystrophy Therapy Overcome

Swiss study says new genetic technique works in mice

9/17/2001
Gene Therapy Helps Ailing Heart

Rat study shows function, survival improve after treatment

9/7/2001
Genetic Tweak Turns Flu Virus Virulent

But discovery could lead to better vaccines

5/27/2001
Public Struggles With Genetics 101

Survey shows support for disease research, confusion over food modification