Gene Silencing Explained

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This eBook has been developed by Silence Therapeutics as a general resource to improve understanding of gene silencing, a ground-breaking field of research which uses the body’s biological processes to control disease. Silence Therapeutics specializes in this area.

This eBook explains how gene silencing works and highlights some of the areas in which gene silencing technology has the potential to improve the outlook for people living with health conditions.

Disclaimer: the guidance provided in this eBook does not constitute nor replace medical advice. Please speak to your doctor about any treatment or lifestyle changes that may be appropriate for you.


  1. Gene silencing: the basics
  2. Our approach to gene silencing at Silence Therapeutics
  3. The potential uses of gene silencing