Published in Gene Therapy Weekly, June 1st, 2006
According to recent research from the United States, "Lentivirus-based gene transfer has the potential to efficiently deliver DNA-based therapies into non-dividing epithelial cells of the airway for the treatment of lung diseases such as cystic fibrosis. However, significant barriers both to lung-specific gene transfer and to production of lentivirus vectors must be overcome before these vectors can be routinely used for applications to the lung."
"In this study, we investigated whether the ability to produce lentiviral vectors pseudotyped with...
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