Definition of Gene therapy

1. Noun. Any of several therapies involving the insertion of genes into a patient's cells in order to replace defective ones ¹



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Medical Definition of Gene therapy

1. Treatment of a disease caused by malfunction of a gene, by stably transfecting the cells of the organism with the normal gene. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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