Study in December's New England Journal of Medicine http://wmot.org en St. Jude's Publishes Gene Therapy Study http://wmot.org/post/st-judes-publishes-gene-therapy-study <p>MEMPHIS, Tenn.&nbsp;-- A study&nbsp;outlining&nbsp;a new&nbsp;gene therapy treatment for Hemophilia, developed&nbsp;at Saint Jude&rsquo;s in Memphis, appears in&nbsp;this month&rsquo;s issue of the <em>New England Journal of Medicine</em>.</p><p>In a news release, St. Jude&rsquo;s says the findings of a six-person study mark the first proof that gene therapy can reduce bleeding episodes for those suffering from the inherited blood disorder. Four of the six participants have reportedly had no bleeding episodes since undergoing the new therapy.</p> Mon, 12 Dec 2011 17:43:00 +0000 Mike Osborne 4981 at http://wmot.org