Tag: Severe Combined Immune Deficiency

Doctors Cure 'Bubble Boy' Babies Using Gene Therapy: What Is Severe Combined Immunodeficiency?

Ten children with severe combined immunodeficiency completely recovered with the help of modified human immunodeficiency virus. The gene therapy fully restored their immune functions without developing cancer or other side effects.

Feature | Health April 19, 2019

What is 'bubble boy' disease and how can it be treated?

New hope for SCID, better-known as bubble boy disease, could include screenings as well as stem cell transplants.

Life August 2, 2014

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