Naked Gene Therapy
By Meera Senthilingam, The Naked Scientists
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Reporting the biggest breakthroughs in gene and stem cell therapy announced at the British Society for Gene Therapy (BSGT) and The European Society of Gene and Cell Therapy (ESGCT) Collaborative Congress in Brighton, UK 2011.
||CleanOct 11-HIV, Haemophilia and Muscular Dystophies||In this final podcast from the BSGT Conference we hear how genes could be targeted to develop a new drug for HIV as well as long awaited treatments for Muscular dystrophies and Haemophilia. We also discover how a good insight into the workings of a ...||31 10 2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOct 11-Cancer and Ocular Gene Therapies||Today we hear how cancers, retinal degeneration, spinal chord injury and liver disease can all be targeted using gene and stem cell therapy techniques. We also explore a variety of methods to deliver genes to a desired location within our bodies.....||29 10 2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOct 11-Respiratory Disorders and Muscular Dystrophies||In today's podcast we hear how gene therapy can be used to target a variety of respiratory disorders such as Cystic Fibrosis and how scientists are trying to grow organs such as lungs in the lab. We also discover how alternative methods of therapy co...||27 10 2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOct 11-Public Engagement in Gene therapy||In this first podcast from the 2011 BSGT/ESGCT Conference in Brighton we bring you the highlights from the Public Engagment day including an introduction to gene therapy and stem cell therapy, life from the perspective of a haemophiliac, public op...||26 10 2011||Free||View in iTunes|