Can gene therapy help treat sickle cell?

Written by on July 30, 2022

Sickle cell disease (SCD) is a group of genetic conditions that affect the function of hemoglobin. Health experts are exploring gene therapy as a potentially new treatment to manipulate gene expression. With this technique, it may be possible to restore the shape of red blood cells (RBCs) and eliminate SCD complications.

SCD is a group of genetic RBC disorders



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