Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . May 22nd, 1995Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Vector Development - VL30 Vectors Can Transduce and Express Genes in Human Cell Types
Antisense Oligonucleotides - Inhibitors of Reverse Transcription
Cystic Fibrosis - Orphan Drug Status Awarded for CF Treatment
Genetic Engineering - Researchers Study Effect of Genetic Charge Modifications
Immunology - Diseases Treated with Gene Therapy Showing Success
Immunology/MHC - Genetic Factors May Play Role in Persistent HBV Infection
Industry News/Clinical Trials - Tumor-Cell Depletion Trial Study on CLL Begun
Industry News/Joint Venture - Companies Announce Agreement in Molecular Genetics
Industry News/Joint Venture - Companies Form Partnership To Develop Genes Technology
Industry News/Licensing - License for Tumor Gene Therapy Technology Received
Industry News/Patents and Technology - Patent Awarded for New Generation of Technology
Prostate Cancer - Cancer Gene Identified
Bladder Cancer - Gene Therapy - "Liposome Mediated Cytokine Gene Therapy in Bladder Cancer."
Prostate Cancer - Gene Therapy - "DNA Delivery in Advanced Androgen Independent Prostate Cancer: Cellular and Nuclear Targeting for Gene Therapy."
Prostate Cancer - Gene Therapy - "Efficient Gene Transfer with AAV-Based Plasmids Complexed to Cationic Liposomes for Human Prostate Cancer Gene Therapy."
Prostate Cancer - Gene Therapy - "Localized Gene Therapy for Prostate Cancer: Strategies for Intraprostatic Cytokine Gene Transfection Using Vaccinia Virus Vectors."
Prostate Cancer - Gene Therapy - "Prostate Tissue Specific Gene Therapy Utilizing a Unique Prostate Specific Antigen-Cytomegalovirus (PSA-CMV) Promoter."
Vectors - Gene Transfection - "Strategies to Improve Liposome-Mediated Gene Transfection in Human Tumor Cells."
Antisense Oligonucleotides - Design Implications - "Binding, Uptake, and Intracellular Trafficking of Phosphorothioate-Modified Oligodeoxynucleotides."
Autoimmune Disorders - Role of IL-1 - "Expression of an Insulin/Interleukin-1 Receptor Antagonist Hybrid Gene in Insulin-Producing Cell Lines (HIT-T15 and NIT-1) Confers Resistance Against Interleukin-1D
Cancer/Gene Therapy - Antisense Oligonucleotides - "Delivery of Antisense Oligodeoxyribonucleotides Against the Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor into Cultured KB Cells with Liposomes Conjugated to Folate Via Polyethylene Glycol."
Cancer/Gene Therapy - Carcinogenesis Study - "Immortalization of Human Oesophageal Epithelial Cells by a Recombinant SV40 Adenovirus Vector."
Cancer/Gene Therapy - Constructs/Promoters - "Use of the Stress-Inducible Grp78/BiP Promoter in Targeting High Level Gene Expression in Fibrosarcoma In Vivo."
Cancer/Gene Therapy - IL-7 Gene Transfer - "Down-Regulation of Murine Fibrosarcoma Transforming Growth Factor-Beta 1 Expression by Interleukin 7."
Hypercholesterolemia - Murine Study - "Phenotypic Correction of Hypercholesterolemia is ApoE-Deficient Mice by Adenovirus-Mediated In Vivo Gene Transfer."
Hypertension - Kallikrein Gene Therapy - "Direct Gene Delivery of Human Tissue Kallikrein Reduces Blood Pressure in Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats."
Renal Failure - Myoblast Gene Transfer - "Myoblast Transfer of Human Erythropoietin Gene in a Mouse Model of Renal Failure."
Respiratory - Human Surfactant Associated Protein - "In Vitro and In Vivo Transfer and Expression of Human Surfactant SP-A- and SP-B-Associated Protein cDNAs Mediated by Replication-Deficient, Recombinant Adenoviral Vectors."
Vectors - Attenuated Mengo Virus - "Attenuated Mengo Virus: A New Vector for Live Recombinant Vaccines."
Vectors - New Receptor Specificities - "Human Adenovirus Serotypes 3 and 5 Bind to Two Different Cellular Receptors Via the Fiber Head Domain."
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