Gene replacement therapy once sounded like science fiction, but today it’s making its way to mainstream medicine. Researchers at Lurie Children’s Hospital began a study looking at the therapy’s promise four years ago, and it has already yielded some promising results. The international clinical trial tested a new approach to replacing faulty genes in Thalassemia […]
A 3-year-old girl shot her pregnant mother Tuesday in an Indiana parking lot after finding her father's loaded gun in the car, police said.Shaneque Thomas, 21, was sitting in the front seat of the car outside Plato's Closet at a Merrillville strip mall parking lot when the toddler fired the gun, striking the mother between […]
Tonight will be partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers in the South Bay--mainly from the Santa Cruz Mountains southward. Overnight lows will be in the upper 30s to low 40s inland, mid to upper 40s near the bay and coast.