Antibiotics, also called antibacterials, are a type of antimicrobial drug used in the treatment and prevention of bacterial infections. They may either kill or inhibit the growth of bacteria. A limited number of antibiotics also possess antiprotozoal activity.
Gene Therapy Could ‘Turn Off’ Severe Allergies
In medicine, gene therapy (also called human gene transfer) is the therapeutic delivery of nucleic acid into a patient's cells as a drug to treat disease. Gene therapy is defined by the precision of the procedure and the intention of direct therapeutic effects.