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advances in the science of gene therapy
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Further ahead, a new generation of cures, such as a gene therapy for haemophilia, may cost more than $1m.
Roberts last year injected himself with an untested gene therapy, according to the BBC.
The deal is a bet that at least one promising drug that AveXis is developing for therapies aimed at spinal muscular atrophy will translate into a blockbuster and, as STAT notes, is the second foray by Novartis into gene therapy this year.
The team also led the development of retroviruses as vectors to deliver DNA for gene therapy.
Since patients like Yuna, with one dysfunctional and one functional FOXG1 gene, produce half the necessary FOXG1 protein, Soo-Kyung wonders if gene therapy could restore some protein or boost protein activity in the good gene.
The action comes less than four months after Verma, one of the world’s foremost experts on gene therapy, was place on temporary leave as editor of the prestigious journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Some analysts and investors criticized the Baxalta deal because of new competition in the hemophilia market and the looming threat of a new kind of drug known as gene therapy.
Liu has been working with the gene-editing tool CRISPR for about six years, developing a gene therapy that might one day treat human hearing loss, among other things.
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medical : a way of treating some disorders and diseases that usually involves replacing bad copies of genes with other genes
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