We love to read news about gene therapy as it is the only possibility for curing diseases that no known treatment can halt or delay their progression. The attempts to use gene therapy failed ambitious researchers for several decades before the revolution that led to understanding the genome and even decades more after the publishing of the genomic map that actually started the real revolution. Now we recognize that the dream of gene therapy has become a reality as it has reached the clinics; not just those that use investigational gene therapy products in clinical trials but those that use . . .