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Understanding Gene Therapy for HIV/AIDS

Recently news reports have been full of the decade long `clinic trial of gene therapy for HIV/AIDS that recently published it’s results. For anyone who hasn’t gotten the details, the study found that gene therapy is a safe method for treating HIV/AIDS and that the modified genes remained effective in...
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New Gene Therapy for HIV/AIDS Shows Promise

A tiny trial is showing big results in viral load reduction from a new gene therapy for HIV/AIDS patients. 10 people were recruited for the early stage trial, which was investigating a therapy based on a natural resistance to HIV created by a mutation in a gene sequence called CCR5....
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