Gene therapy via skin could treat many diseases, even obesity

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Gene therapy via skin could treat many diseases, even obesity

Scientist have now overcome challenges that have limited the use of gene therapy. They demonstrate how their novel approach with skin transplantation could enable a wide range of gene-based therapies to treat human diseases. The researchers provide 'proof-of-concept,' treating mice with two common related human ailments: type-2 diabetes and obesity.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/08/170803122728.htm

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