Vector

What is Vector?

Vector definition and meaning on Health terms:
In gene therapy, a vector is a method of delivering DNA into patients’ cells. A common vector used in gene therapy is the adenovirus. A gene therapy vector must be customised to attempt treatment of a particular disorder. To be successful, a vector must target the right cells, the gene it is carrying must be activated in the patient, and it must avoid harmful side effects.

 

reference: https://www.eupati.eu/glossary/

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