Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . April 24th, 1995Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Commentary - A New Target for Anti-HIV Strategies
Retrovirus Vectors - Procedure Has Potential To Facilitate in Vivo Gene Transfer
Cancer/Gene Therapy - Adenovirus-Mediated Therapy for Head and Neck Squamous Cell Cancer
Diagnostics - Direct Gene Test for Neurofibromatosis Announced
GB Viruses - Abbott Scientists Identify New Hepatitis Viruses
Genetic Engineering - Fruit May Hold Key to Immunization
Industry News/Clinical Trial - Company Initiates Leuvectin Gene Therapy Trial
Industry News/Patents and Technology - Patent Covers Phage Display for Molecular Diversity
Industry News/Research - MERVS Disclosed and New Vaccine Agreement Announced
Nasopharyngeal Cancer - Jefferson Researchers Identify Gene
Neurodegenerative Diseases - Modified Precursor Cells Offer Tool for Ex Vivo Gene Therapy
Neurology - Eating Behavior Protein Found
Vaccine Markets - The Growing Importance of Human Vaccines
Drug Development - Antivirals - "Viral Proteins in a Hepatitis C Cell Cultured System."
Immunology - HBV/Antisense RNA - "The Inhibitory Effect of Antisense RNA on Hepatitis B Virus Surface Antigen Production in Hep3B Cell Line."
Therapy - Gene Transfer - "Lung-Specific Direct In Vivo Gene Transfer with Recombinant Plasmid DNA."
Therapy - Organ Grafts - "Gene Therapy in Lung Transplantation: Adenovirus Mediated Gene Transfer to the Graft."
Therapy - Vectors - "Unique Characteristics of StarburstTM Dendrimers in In Vitro DNA Transfer."
Cancer/Gene Therapy - Interleukin-12 - "Antitumor Effects of Interleukin-12 (IL-12): Applications for the Immunotherapy and Gene Therapy of Cancer."
Cytomegalovirus - Analysis of Gene Function - "Cytomegalovirus-Mediated Induction of Antisense mRNA Expression to UL44 Inhibits Virus Replication in an Astrocytoma Cell Fine: Identification of an Essential Gene."
Immunology - Barriers in Cystic Fibrosis - "Cellular and Humoral Immune Responses to Viral Antigens Create Barriers to Lung-Directed Gene Therapy with Recombinant Adenoviruses."
Immunology - Eliminating Toxin Immunogenicity - "Design of a Genetic Immunotoxin to Eliminate Toxin Immunogenicity."
Neurologic - Neural Gene Delivery - "CNS Gene Delivery by Retrograde Transport of Recombinant Replication-Defective Adenoviruses."
Somatic Gene Therapy - Overview - "Human Somatic Gene Therapy: Progress and Problems."
Vectors - Antibody Envelope Fusion Proteins - "Retroviral Vector Particles Displaying the Antigen-Binding Site of an Antibody Enable Cell-Type-Specific Gene Transfer."
Vectors - Dicistronic Retroviral Vector - "An Internal Ribosomal Entry Mechanism Promotes Translation of Murine Leukemia Virus Gag Polyprotein Precursors."
Vectors - Efficiency of HVS-1 Amplicon Packaging - "Examination of Conditions Affecting the Efficiency of HVS-1 Amplicon Packaging."
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