May 16, 2019 10:44 am
At present, when a patient survives a heart attack, they are left with permanent structural damage to their heart through the formation of a scar, which can lead to heart failure in the future, according to the researchers from King's College London in the UK.
June 21, 2018 6:03 pm
Biotechnology can help in finding out the level of particulate matter (PM) 2.5 in the air, which is a burning issue in big cities around the world.
June 18, 2018 12:59 pm
People with spinal cord injury often lose the ability to perform everyday actions that require coordinated hand movements such as writing, holding a toothbrush or picking up a drink. Gene therapy provides for treating large areas of the spinal cord.
November 09, 2017 12:40 pm
November 02, 2017 8:25 pm
A first attempt at gene therapy for a disease that leaves babies unable to move, swallow and, eventually, breathe has extended the tots' lives.
January 27, 2017 11:43 am
Two babies rescued from previously incurable leukemia after receiving infusions of gene-edited immune cells are doing well at home more than a year after initial treatment.
July 12, 2014 11:31 am
The researchers also used gene therapy to "rescue" mice with RP due to MFRP mutations.
November 14, 2013 2:59 pm
Gene therapy shrinks an enlarged heart,improves heart function,and blood flow in animal models: Study
April 30, 2013 9:51 pm
Two new studies hope to offer hope to those with heart failure struggling to lead a normal life.
September 03, 2012 1:06 pm
The treatment uses gene therapy to regrow cilia,cell structures that are essential for olfactory function.