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Noun
  1. Any of several therapies involving the insertion of genes into a patient's cells in order to replace defective ones.
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The culprit may be the gene therapy company, perceived impersonally as located far away and likely to be backstopped by an insurance policy.
This gave rise to the genetic revolution, including recombinant DNA technology and gene therapy.
In the near future gene therapy may allow genes important in healing to be delivered directly into a wound.
Some cases where gene therapy has been successful are in the breakthrough with the disease Amytrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
One important application is gene therapy, where it is necessary to deliver a gene or a synthetic oligonucleotide into the cell.
If this research is going to succeed, if we're talking about gene therapy, you have to clone some cells, don't you?

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