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Solution - Enlist the genes used in gene therapy. - HSC Science (General) 12th Board Exam - Biology

Questions

Illustrate any ‘three’ genes which can be used in gene therapy.

Enlist the genes used in gene therapy.

Solution

Some examples of genes which can be used in gene therapy:
1) Tissue growth factor-beta (TGF-β): It promotes new blood vessels and epidermal growth. It is useful in wound healing and treatment of burns.
2) Tissue plasminogen activator (TPA): It is used to prevent or reverse blood clots.
3) Human blood clotting factor VIII: It is used to aid in the clotting of blood and to treat patients suffering from haemophilia.

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