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The HSCs are easily accessible, retroviruses can be used to carry genes into these stem cells, the genes are then expressed in all of cells that derive from the HSC and can correct inherited defects and bring genes that perform therapy under a programme called engineering immunity.
The Clini-Lantern provides the usual tests for "red/green" inherited defects of colour vision, with an added blue filter.
To date, only about nine percent of ovarian cancer cases are caused by inherited defects in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes.

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