Published in Gene Therapy Weekly, March 6th, 1995
Patients with gliomas have an abysmal prognosis, Blaese noted. Although responses achieved so far with gene therapy have been transitory, he said he considered these early results encouraging, since there are currently no effective therapies for glioma.
"What we are trying to accomplish is to deliver 'suicide' genes directly to the tumor cell site without affecting normal brain cells," he said in an...
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