Published in Hepatitis Weekly, April 25th, 2005
Study 1: Orally administered bacteria transport anticancer genes in mice.
"To overcome difficulties that hampered widespread application of a specific delivery system in cancer gene therapy and to inhibit the growth of solid liver cancer, we utilized a strain of Bifidobacterium longum as a delivery system to transport an endostatin gene that can inhibit growth of tumor," investigators in the Peoples Republic of China report.
"The B. longum strain with the endostatin gene (B.longum-En) was taken orally by...
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