Skip Navigation
Genetics Home Reference: your guide to understanding genetic conditions About   Site Map   Contact Us
Home A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine®

Gene Therapy

Experimental techniques, safety, ethics, and availability

Previous page Next page Previous page Next page

Please choose from the following list of questions for information about gene therapy, an experimental technique that uses genetic material to treat or prevent disease.

Choose a topic or view all topics on one page.

  1. What is gene therapy?
  2. How does gene therapy work?
  3. Is gene therapy safe?
  4. What are the ethical issues surrounding gene therapy?
  5. Is gene therapy available to treat my disorder?

Next: What is gene therapy?

Published: February 11, 2013