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Human Gene Therapy

  1. Panos A Ioannou

Published Online: 27 JAN 2006

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0003841



How to Cite

Ioannou, P. A. 2006. Human Gene Therapy. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. University of Melbourne, Royal Children's Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JAN 2006


Human gene therapy is the treatment of human diseases with deoxyribonucleic acid fragments comprising whole genes or parts of genes.


  • gene;
  • disease;
  • viral;
  • nonviral;
  • therapy