Biological treatment of IBD patients through the Financial Assistance Program can have superior results

A study conducted by researchers at UT Southwestern University found that patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) who needed treatment with biological therapies and enrolled in a financial assistance program were less likely to need surgery after starting treatment compared to those not enrolled in the program. There are gaps in IBD care. Our project … Read more

A new family of adenoviral vectors has been found to be better at delivering genetic cargo

Gene therapies can treat and potentially even cure some genetic diseases, but it’s difficult to get therapies to the parts of the body that need them. The researchers engineered viruses called adeno-associated viruses (AAVs) to carry cargo-; Like a working copy of the gene -; to specific cells and organs, but they do not always … Read more