Definitions for "Gene therapy"
a new treatment for replacing defective or missing genes to restore normal function.
Potential treatment for LSDs, currently in experimental stages, that involves replacing the patient's mutated gene with a normal copy.
The delivery of genes to cells in order to correct genetic mutations associated with hereditary disease, to stimulate the immune system, or to target a tumor for subsequent drug therapy.
Using genes inserted into the patient’s body or tumor to stimulate the immune system.