Published in Gene Therapy Weekly, October 7th, 2004
According to a study from Germany, "clinical adenoviral p53 gene therapy has been shown by us and others to inhibit tumor growth of ovarian cancer with endogenous mutant p53. This study was designed to test the cooperative antitumor effect of standard combination chemotherapy using paclitaxel and carboplatin together with adenoviral p53 gene transfer in the presence of wild-type and mutant p53. Seven ovarian cancer cell lines with mutant p53 and seven ovarian cancer cell lines with wild-type p53 were tested."
"An E1-deleted adenovirus type 5 expressing p53 (ACNp53) was...
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