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Natural gene therapy for intractable skin disease discovered

Added: 19.05.2019 17:49 | 4 views | 0 comments

Pathogenic gene mutations causing a type of intractable skin disease can be eliminated from some parts of patients' skin as they age, according to researchers. This represents a form of natural gene therapy.

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Molecule discovery holds promise for gene therapies for psoriasis

Added: 14.05.2019 23:19 | 3 views | 0 comments

Scientists have discovered a protein that could hold the key to novel gene therapies for skin problems including psoriasis - a common, chronic skin disease that affects over 100 million people worldwide.

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Gene therapy with BMP4 protects against weight gain and insulin resistance in mice

Added: 29.08.2017 8:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

"By increasing BMP4, we can increase the metabolic rate, but we only see this in initially lean mice.


Biological bypass shows promise in coronary artery disease

Added: 11.08.2017 8:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

A new gene therapy that targets the heart and requires only one treatment session has been found safe for patients with coronary artery disease, according to a successful trial carried out in Finland.



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