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    What are the two types of gene therapy?

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    What are the two types of gene therapy?
    There are two different types of gene therapy depending on which types of cells are treated:
    One is Somatic gene therapy: transfer of a section of DNA to any cell of the body that doesn't produce sperm or eggs.. ...
    Second is Germline gene therapy: transfer of a section of DNA to cells that produce eggs or sperm.

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    There are two different types of gene therapy depending on which types of cells are treated:
    1. Somatic gene therapy: transfer of a section of DNA to any cell of the body that doesn't produce sperm or eggs.
    2. Germline gene therapy: transfer of a section of DNA to cells that produce eggs or sperm.