Alexandra holds a BSc in psychology with continued studies in neuroscience and pharmacology. She also holds an interdisciplinary Med. Licentiate, merging the fields of neuropharmacology, psychiatry and immunology from the Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. Her previous research focused on interaction between the immune- and neurotransmitter systems regarding psychotic disorders.
Researchers have cured mice with a genetic blood disease by correcting mutated genes in blood cell-producing stem cells. The method offers a new therapeutic approach for treating blood disorders, such ... Read more
A new engineered gene therapy virus, inserted into blood stem cells and then transplanted into mice with sickle cell disease, markedly reduced red blood cell damage according to the study “Lineage-specific ... Read more