Cell and Gene Therapy News

Minivectors renew gene therapy hopes for lung treatmentsMay 2, 2011
Baylor College of Medicine researchers find that minivectors can carry gene therapy deep into the lungs.
New study finds better strategy for lymphoma immunotherapyApr 19, 2011
BCM researchers work to teach immune system to recognize cancer cells and kill them.
Duncan Cancer Center researchers awarded $15.9 million in new round of CPRIT grantsMar 25, 2011
Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center researchers awarded $15.9 million in new grants.
Parkinson disease study now enrollingFeb 24, 2011
Enrollment open for study evaluating gene therapy in Parkinson's disease patients.
Kendall Ho to give 2011 Whitmore Presidential LectureJan 12, 2011
Dr. Kendall Ho to speak on eHealth and Telemedicine at BCM lecture.
Physicians need help choosing best gene test for cancer patient relativesJan 12, 2011
Study shows physicians choosing more genetic testing than guidelines suggest.
DNA minivectors provide new gene therapy toolOct 21, 2010
Minivector DNA would provide therapeutic toll that may help treat diseases.
Stem cell resting state regulation revealedJun 1, 2010
Study findings could help in understanding of normal stem cells, lead to targeting treatment of leukemia.
Master gene may shed new light on lysomal, neurodegenerative disordersMay 23, 2010
BCM researchers among those to discover a master gene that provides insights into lysosomal and neurodegenerative disorders.
Single protein regulates two immune pathwaysApr 28, 2010
BCM research team studies molecular mechanisms that hold innate immunity in check.