Chapter 7: Human Experimentation
Section 5. Case Study
Case Title: First Human Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapy Trials
Description: Robert Calhoun, A 33-year old cystic fibrosis patient underwent the first gene therapy trial today using a novel approach to fight a deadly genetic disease that affects more than 30,000 Americans. Calhoun was the first of 12 patients to participate in the study, which will take about six months.
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