Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . April 17th, 1995Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Biotechnology - Multiple Approaches Are Likely for Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapy
Cancer Gene/BRCA1 - Gene for Inherited Breast Cancer and Sporadic Ovarian Tumors Linked
Clinical Trial - Researchers Begin Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapy Trial
Conference Coverage - Targeting Gene Fusion Products as Therapy for Specific Cancers
Conference Coverage - Telomeres, Telomerase and Potential Therapeutic Uses
Gene Knockout Mouse - ICE Established as Target for Anti-Inflammatory Drug
Lung Cancer - Gene Mutations Reveal Cancer
Patents and Technologies - Genetic Therapy, Inc. Wins Broad Patent For Human Gene Therapies
Pulmonary Embolism - Gene Mutation Increases Blood Clots
Spina Bifida - Repair of Spinal Cord Defect in Utero in Animal Model
Transplantation/Fetal Tissue - Cells from Spontaneous Abortion Should Not Be Discounted
AIDS Vaccine - Nucleic Acid Based - "Toxicity and Immunotoxicity Studies of a Therapeutic Anti-HIV Plasmid Vaccine in Rabbits and Mice."
Gene Therapy - Vectors - "Transfer of the E. coli lacZ Gene to Ovarian Cancer Cell Lines Using an Adenovirus Vector."
Therapy - Gene Transduction - "Sensitivity and Mechanism of 'Bystander Effect' Related Cell Death."
Animal Study - Synthetic Vascular Grafts - "Synthetic Vascular Grafts Seeded with Genetically Modified Endothelium in the Dog: Evaluation of the Effect of Seeding Technique and Retroviral Vector on Cell Persistence In Vivo."
Cancer/Gene Therapy - Glioma Suppressor Gene - "Replacement of the p16/CDKN2 Gene Suppresses Human Glioma Cell Growth."
Cancer/Gene Therapy - Immunity to Glioma - "Fibroblasts Genetically Engineered to Secrete Cytokines Suppress Tumor Growth and Induce Antitumor Immunity to a Murine Glioma In Vivo."
Embryos - Successful Gene Transfer - "Gene Transfer and Expression in Progeny after Intravenous DNA Injection into Pregnant Mice."
Ethics - Human Genetic Enhancement - "Can Human Genetic Enhancement Be Prohibited."
Gene Transfer - PNP Deficiency in Children - "Correction of Proliferative Responses in Purine Nucleoside Phosphorylase (PNP)-Deficient T Lymphocytes by Retroviral-Mediated PNP Gene Transfer and Expression."
HIV/Gene Therapy - Antisense Technology - "Preparation and Characterization of Antisense Oligonucleotide Peptide Hybrids Containing Viral Fusion Peptides."
HIV/Gene Therapy - Vector Transduction - "Helper Virus-Free Transfer of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Vectors."
Neurology - Human Precursor Cells - "Transplantation to the Rat Brain of Human Neural Progenitors That Were Genetically Modified Using Adenoviruses."
Vectors - Quality Control in Production - "Detection of Wild-Type Contamination in a Recombinant Adenoviral Preparation by PCR."
Vectors - Retrovirus Packaging Cell Lines - "Generation of High-Titer Retroviral Vectors Following Receptor-Mediated, Adenovirus-Augmented Transfection."
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