Published in Cancer Weekly, September 27th, 1999
But the message from the European Cancer Conference is "don't hold your breath." A treatment revolution driven by the ability to break into the computer program that directs our individual cells and alter it to cure or avert disease is still a long way off.
"Gene therapy is a very young but very noisy baby which has been very promising but already controversial," said Prof. Thomas Tursz, director of the Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France. "Making the summary of...
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