Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . September 16th, 1996Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Antisense Technology - Sickle Cell Anemia Mutation Corrected by RNA-DNA Oligonucleotide
Apoptosis - Mechanism Proposed in HIV Infection
Chronic Granulomatous Disease - Vector Designed for Gene Therapy of CGD
Diabetes (Genetics) - New Gene Linked to Type II Diabetes
Dialysis (Bioengineering) - Microencapsulated Genetically Engineered Cells Remove Urea/Ammonia
Gene Transfer (Hemopoietic Cells) - Transfection Efficiencies Increased By Colocalization on Fibronectin Fragments
HIV Vaccines - Attenuated AIDS Vaccine Candidate Reported
HIV Vaccines - New Hope for HIV Vaccine: Partial Protection May Be Enough
Industry News (Patents and Technology) - U.S. Patents for P53 and RB1 Cancer Gene Tests Received
Lung Cancer - Injected Gene Shrinks Tumors; May Help Other Cancers
Muscular Dystrophy - Dystrophin Gene Transfer Successful in Mice with Muscular Dystrophy
Neuroscience (Genetics) - BDNF-Deficiency Linked to Breathing Disorders in Mice
Rheumatoid Arthritis (Genetics) - Non-MHC Genes Identified in Animal Model
Skin Cancer - Defects in Gene Linked to Cancer
Transgenics - Clinical Trial of Transgenic Therapeutic Product Begins
Transplantation (Bone Marrow) - EP-Mediated ODN Delivery May Be Effective in Purging Cancer Cells
Cancer Gene Therapy - "Enhanced Tumor Recognition and Killing using the HSV-TK Suicide Gene."
Cancer Vaccines - "Treatment of 9L Gliosarcoma with IL-4 Producing 9L Vaccine."
Immunology (HIV) - "Inhibition of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Integrase by the FAB Fragment of a Specific Monoclonal Antibody Suggests that Different Multimerization States are Required for Different Enzymatic Functions."
Pathogenesis (HIV) - "Mutagenesis of the HIV-1 RT (beta)3-(beta)4 Hairpin Reveals Structure-
Pharmacokinetics (Antivirals) - "The M184V Substitution when Combined with Other Substitutions in HIV-1 RT Has Different Effects on RT in Regard to Nucleoside Triphosphate Inhibitor in Endogenous Reactions."
Coronary Artery Disease - "Cardiovascular Gene Therapy: Current Concepts."
Genetic Transduction - "Fibronectin Improves Transduction of Reconstituting Hematopoietic Stem Cells by Retroviral Vectors: Evidence of Direct Viral Binding to Chymotryptic Carboxy-Terminal Fragments."
Myocardial Gene Transfer - "Direct in vivo Gene Transfer to Canine Myocardium using a Replication-Deficient Adenovirus Vector."
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