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Bruce Levine

Bruce Levine is the Barbara and Edward Netter Professor in Cancer Gene Therapy at the University of Pennsylvania and President-Elect of the International Society for Cell and Gene Therapy. He can be reached on Twitter @BLLPHD.


  • Partly Cloudy And Chance Of COVID: Bringing The Umbrellas And Raincoats For Cell And Gene Therapy

    The tragic combination of infectiousness and lethality of SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 has been the greatest public health emergency of the past 100 years. But there is a way forward through science, discovery, translation, and execution.

  • Cell And Gene Therapy Foresight In 2020: 7 Trends To Watch

    In the 1966 science fiction film Fantastic Voyage, a submarine and crew are miniaturized and injected into the body of a scientist to remove an inoperable blood clot in his brain. We now no longer need to miniaturize ourselves; we can use cells as medicines to treat diseases including cancer. In 2020, we will see clinical evidence of exquisite regulating mechanisms designed in to cells, and the use of cells to deliver drugs themselves in a controlled and directed fashion.