Gene Therapy Deaths Robert talks with Rick Weiss, Washington Post Science Reporter, about lapses in the reporting of deaths from so-called "gene therapy." Weiss and another Post reporter have learned that after the death of 18-year-old Jesse Gelsinger in a University of Pennsylvania trial, hundreds of belated reports of "adverse" incidents involving gene therapy were received by the National Institute of Health. By filing Freedom of Information Act requests, Weiss learned that other deaths in gene therapy trials had previously gone unreported.
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Gene Therapy Deaths

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Gene Therapy Deaths

Gene Therapy Deaths

Gene Therapy Deaths

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Robert talks with Rick Weiss, Washington Post Science Reporter, about lapses in the reporting of deaths from so-called "gene therapy." Weiss and another Post reporter have learned that after the death of 18-year-old Jesse Gelsinger in a University of Pennsylvania trial, hundreds of belated reports of "adverse" incidents involving gene therapy were received by the National Institute of Health. By filing Freedom of Information Act requests, Weiss learned that other deaths in gene therapy trials had previously gone unreported.