Sat Jan 25 15:28:54 EST 1997
Bruce Lo <brucelo at phoenix.princeton.edu> wrote in article
<32E0ED53.6669 at phoenix.princeton.edu>...
> Brian Sandle wrote:
> > How is the war against sickle cell anaemia going on? What profits are
> > testers making? Are we keeping the gene line which can respond to
> > malaria, that facet which goes with sickle cell anaemia?
> > Brian Sandle
> Well, one possibilityis the use of third strand binding to cause a
> mutation in the gene with the mutation for sickle cell that will revert
> it back to normal. While this is still years away, current results do
> look promising.
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