Kelli Whitlock Burton

Getting to the Point

Most hospitals have replaced sharp needles with plastic, blunt tips to reduce the risk of needle stick injury. Are these “safety” needles actually safe?
November 11, 2014  |  Written by
Gene Therapy’s Road to Redemption

Fifteen years ago, gene therapy suffered a highly visible fatality, leaving the field in shambles. Now, one team’s efforts at gene therapy for muscular dystrophy suggest the field may finally be on track to deliver on its initial promise.

April 29, 2014  |  Written by