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Referring to experiments in which genetically defective cells from an individual are removed and cultured in vitro. After a period of multiplication, wild-type genes are added to the cells to correct the defect. These modified cells are then returned to the donor. See gene therapy.

Subjects: Chemistry — Genetics and Genomics.

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