Gene therapy: charting a future course--summary of a National Institutes of Health Workshop, April 12, 2013

Hum Gene Ther. 2014 Jun;25(6):488-97. doi: 10.1089/hum.2014.045.


Recently, the gene therapy field has begun to experience clinical successes in a number of different diseases using various approaches and vectors. The workshop Gene Therapy: Charting a Future Course, sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Biotechnology Activities, brought together early and mid-career researchers to discuss the key scientific challenges and opportunities, ethical and communication issues, and NIH and foundation resources available to facilitate further clinical advances.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Education, Continuing
  • Genetic Research
  • Genetic Therapy / economics
  • Genetic Therapy / ethics*
  • Genetic Therapy / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Genetic Vectors
  • Humans
  • National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
  • Stem Cell Research
  • Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Transduction, Genetic
  • United States