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germline genome editing [ENGLISH]

Type of gene therapy involving the introduction of DNA into reproductive cells with the aim of correcting hereditary genetic defects that cause disease.

könslinjegenomredigering [SWEDISH]

Typ av genterapi som involverar införande av DNA i fortplantningsceller i syfte att korrigera ärftliga genetiska defekter som orsakar sjukdom.


Resources and references

Definitions have been translated into the Swedish language from the following sources:

  1. 1. American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy Glossary
  2. 2. Clinical Trials Information System
  3. 3. EMA Glossary of Regulatory Terms
  4. 4. EMA Medical Terms simplifier
  5. 5. Glossary of Terms used in EU Clinical Trials Register
  6. 6. Glossary of Terms U.S Food and Drug Administration
  7. 7. National Human Genome Research Institute “Talking Glossary of Genomic and Genetic Terms”
  8. 8. The Glossary for Advanced Therapies Regen. Med. Dec 2020 Vol. 15 No. 12 Suppl. 1
  9. 9. Toolkit For Patient Focused Therapy Development Glossary

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