Gene therapy, the future cure for all diseases, but can we really afford it?

Unlike a pill-a-day to treat symptoms, gene therapy is a type of experimental medical treatment that actually “fixes” faulty DNA, curing a patient almost instantly. Even more important, a patient is likely to be treated only once. As this is such a different way to treat disease, this will likely disrupt healthcare systems and pharmaceutical company business models at a fundamental level. Read more

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