Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . February 24th, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Cardiovascular - Adv-Mediated Transfer of hsp70i Protects Against Ischemia
AIDS Therapies (Clinical Trials) - GEM 91 Moves Into Confirmatory Trial in Advanced HIV Patients
Cancer Gene Therapy - p53 Trials Expanded to Europe and Japan
Cancer Gene Therapy (Chemokines) - MIP-1(alpha) Gene Transfer Reduced Tumorigenicity and Induced Protective Immunity
Drug Development - Isis Pharmaceuticals Touts New Drug Therapies
Genetics - Gene for Maleness Discovery Wins Amory Prize
Hearing Disorders - First Step in Gene Therapy Reported
Immunology (HIV) - Loss of Hematopoietic Cells in HIV Patients Is Not Due to Infection
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Developmental Research Funded at Massachusetts General Hospital
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Gene Therapy-Based HIV Immunotherapeutic Trials Expanded
Industry News (Patents and Technology) - Patent Issued for Gene Implicated in Stem Cell Differentiation
Monoclonal Antibodies - Transgenic Production of Antibodies Announced
Rheumatoid Arthritis - Gene Expression Evidence Demonstrated in Arthritis Patient
Suicide Gene Therapy - Liver Toxicity Associated with Adv-Mediated HSV-tk/GCV Gene Therapy
Cardiovascular Gene Therapy - "Local Adventitial VEGF Gene Transfer Reduces Neointima Formation in Rabbit Carotid Arteries."
Chemotherapy (Clinical Trials) - "GM-CSF Priming in the Therapy of De-Novo AML Patients: an Update of a Double-Blind Randomized, Placebo Controlled Trial."
Chemotherapy (Cost Evaluation) - "Economic Evaluation of G-CSF Use in the Therapy of Adult Acute Myelogenous Leukemia (AML)."
Gene Transfer (Adenoviral Vectors) - "Inefficient Infection of Primitive Hematopoietic Precursors Cells (CD34+) Using CMV Driven Adenoviral Vectors (ad-v)."
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