Both ADA-SCID and type I diabetes are diseases based on lack of a particular protein. Why has the pioneering work on gene therapy focused on SCID instead of on diabetes?
Answer to relevant QuestionsWhat health conditions are linked to malfunctioning immune systems? Describe how the cells of the acquired-immunity system develop so that they do not recognize self-antigens but do recognize foreign antigens. What is virotherapy? What were the results of sequencing the human melanoma and lung cancer genomes? Why are ∆G°' values not rigorously applicable to biochemical systems?
Post your question