Published in Gene Therapy Weekly, January 15th, 2009
The rats were treated with a gene that generates a peptide called ARKct, which was administered to hearts in combination with recombinant-adeno-associated virus serotype 6 (rAAV6). ARKct works by inhibiting the activation of G protein-coupled receptor kinase 2 (GRK2).
GRK2 is a kinase that is increased in heart failure myocardium. Enhanced GRK enzymatic...
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