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OCT 15, 2014 - Yahoo! News

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Last-resort leukemia treatment produces dramatic remission rate

By Gene Emery NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Ninety percent of people facing death because conventional treatments had failed to destroy their leukemia have responded to an experimental therapy that trains their cells to kill out-of-control blood cells, doctors in Philadelphia report. Twenty seven of the 25 children and 5 adults initially responded to the new therapy. Nineteen - including ...

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OCT 14, 2014 - Health Canal

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New Gene Therapy for "Bubble Boy" Disease Appears to be Safe, Effective

PHILADELPHIA — A new form of gene therapy for boys with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency syndrome (SCID-X1), a life-threatening condition also known as “bubble boy” disease, appears to be both effective and safe, according to an international clinical trial with sites in Boston, Cincinnati, Los Angeles, London, and Paris.

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OCT 12, 2014 - MedicineNet

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Gene Therapy Shows Potential for 'Bubble Boy' Disease

Title: Gene Therapy Shows Potential for 'Bubble Boy' DiseaseCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/8/2014 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/9/2014 12:00:00 AM

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OCT 10, 2014 - Health Canal

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Long-term Treatment Success Using Gene Therapy to Correct a Lethal Metabolic Disorder

New Rochelle, NY —Excessive and often lethal blood levels of bilirubin can result from mutations in a single gene that are the cause of the metabolic disease known as Crigler-Najjar syndrome type 1 (CNS1).

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OCT 10, 2014 - Health Canal

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