gene therapy - updates

Rappler's latest stories on gene therapy


Gene therapies are proving their worth, but with million dollar price tags, it's not clear who should pay for them

Mar 31, 2018 - 10:00 AM

Is witnessing a starry night worth an eye-watering $425,000 per eye?

GENE THERAPY. Gene therapies became a clinical reality in 2017. Festa/Shutterstock

2017 top science stories: Space 'visitors', smartphone addiction, and your pet dog

Dec 19, 2017 - 11:45 AM

What are the biggest stories, discoveries and ideas in science this 2017? The Mind Movers of the Mind Museum list down some of the most important ones from the past 12 months.

Scientists reverse memory loss in mice with Alzheimer's

Apr 24, 2014 - 11:11 AM

The gene therapy study is hoped to lead to the development of new drugs to treat the incurable disease

Australian study arrests HIV progress to AIDS

Jan 16, 2013 - 3:23 PM

David Harrich from the Queensland Institute of Medical Research said he had successfully modified a protein in HIV that the virus needed to replicate and instead made it inhibit virus growth

MODERN DAY SCOURGE. The HIV virus. (Photo credit: C. Goldsmith/public domain)