Naked Scientists Podcast

Naked Scientists episode

Wed, 17th Apr 2013

Stem Cells and Gene Therapy

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From the British Society for Gene and Cell Therapy conference 2013, the latest therapies for cystic fibrosis, muscular dystrophy and cancer.

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  • 20:32 - Cystic Fibrosis and Gene Therapy

    How can gene therapy be used to treat Cystic Fibrosis? We spoke to Dr Stephen Hart to find out more...

  • 28:58 - The Future of Cell Therapy

    We discuss the future of stem cell therapy with a round table discussion from the British Society for Gene and Cell Therapy Conference...

  • 43:27 - Fighting Cancer with Virus Therapy

    We investigate how gene and virus therapy can be used to treat cancer...

  • 50:13 - Can gene therapy treat depression?

    I have suffered from depression for many years. I have tried every medicine on the market but nothing realy helped. I heard about gene therapy for depression and my question is: When will that treatment will be available for a patient like me? Do you know anything about who wil...



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