Published in Cancer Weekly, April 6th, 2004
"HPV16 infection is a major risk factor for the development of squamous cell cancers of the cervix and of the head and neck. A major barrier to understanding the progression from initial infection to cancer has been the lack of in vitro models that allow infection, replication, and persistence of the viral genome as an episome in differentiated epithelial cells," scientists in the United States report.
"To overcome this barrier, we designed an adenoviral delivery vector that contained a...
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