Published in Gene Therapy Weekly, June 16th, 2005
"Systemic virus dissemination is a potential problem during local gene delivery in solid tumors. However, the kinetics and pathways of the dissemination have not been well characterized during the first 24 h after the infusion is started," investigators in the United States report.
"To this end, we infused adenoviral vectors for luciferase or enhanced green fluorescence protein into three different tumor models in mice. During and/or after the infusion, we determined the amount of adenoviruses in the tumor, blood, and liver, and examined the transgene expression in the...
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