A corona vaccine that specifically instructs the immune system to produce T cells instead of antibodies provides good protection in a mouse model. The research group of Ramon Arens writes this in Nature Communications.
July 27, 2022
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Researchers from our Immunology department in cooperation with Paediatrics, have successfully used stem cell gene therapy to treat a baby with the severe immune disorder SCID. An important milestone: it is the first time gene therapy of Dutch origin is administered to a patient, and also the first time it is used to treat this form of SCID worldwide.