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How to Fight COVID-19... with a Virus Unlisted

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Published on 11 Jun 2020 / In How-to & Style

When it comes to fighting COVID-19, scientists are throwing every bit of science we’ve got at it. A creative technique some researchers are looking into involves using gene therapy to fight this virus with… another virus!

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Sources:
What is gene therapy?
https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/primer/therapy/genetherapy
https://www.fda.gov/consumers/....consumer-updates/wha
Convalescent plasma
https://www.fda.gov/vaccines-b....lood-biologics/inves
mRNA vaccine overview (2018)
https://www.nature.com/articles/nrd.2017.243
https://www.cell.com/molecular....-therapy-family/mole
http://sitn.hms.harvard.edu/fl....ash/2015/rna-vaccine
Frontiers AAV (2020)
https://www.frontiersin.org/ar....ticles/10.3389/fmicb
https://www.sciencedaily.com/r....eleases/2020/04/2004
Mass Eye and Ear
https://www.sciencedaily.com/r....eleases/2020/04/2004
https://eye.hms.harvard.edu/ne....ws/harvard-ophthalmo
Adoptive T cell therapy background
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/p....mc/articles/PMC43273

Image Sources:
https://commons.wikimedia.org/....wiki/File:The_vaccin
https://commons.wikimedia.org/....wiki/File:Antibody.s
https://commons.wikimedia.org/....wiki/File:Difference
https://commons.wikimedia.org/....wiki/File:Adeno-asso
https://commons.wikimedia.org/....wiki/File:AAV2_Ribbo
https://commons.wikimedia.org/....wiki/File:Adeno-asso

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