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something that suggests the continuousness of a fine continuous filament

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a pattern forming a unity within a larger structural whole

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line consisting of a complex of fibers or filaments that are twisted together to form a thread or a rope or a cable

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a necklace made by a stringing objects together

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a poetic term for a shore (as the area periodically covered and uncovered by the tides)

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a street in west central London famous for its theaters and hotels

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leave stranded or isolated with little hope of rescue

drive (a vessel) ashore

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bring to the ground

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Antisense Therapeutics Limited is an Australian publicly listed biopharmaceutical drug discovery and development company.
At the Teratology Society's annual meeting held in June at Las Croabas, Puerto Rico, Ecker reported preliminary results from a human test of an antisense drug aimed at cytomegalovirus (CMV), a type of herpesvirus that can cause a vision-threatening eye infection for AIDS patients.
AVI BioPharma develops therapeutic products for the treatment of life-threatening diseases using third-generation NEUGENE antisense drugs.
AVI's NEUGENE antisense "rapid response therapeutics" may have a significant role to play in the future of bioterrorism defense.
The notice of allowance issued by the Canadian Intellectual Property Office is for a patent that covers basic use of antisense RNA in all cells and cellular material (eukaryotic and prokaryotic alike), and broadly covers methods for regulating gene function in all cells using antisense RNA.
The study showed that treatment with antisense inhibitors of ICAM-1 significantly prolonged heart transplant survival in mice in a dose-dependent manner and reduced damage to the transplanted heart.
Another antisense molecule, this one directed against the RNA involved in the synthesis of a growth-regulating hormone, may prove useful against chronic myelogenous leukemia, says Alan M.
AVI believes its NEUGENE antisense rapid response therapeutics will play a significant role in the future of antiviral therapeutics, including in treating emerging infectious diseases that threaten public health, or in addressing bioterrorism.
Antisense genetics is more than just a tool for customizing tomatoes.
Nasdaq:AVII), today presented preclinical data regarding the use of its NEUGENE([R]) antisense technology against influenza A and E.
Nasdaq: ISIP), described data showing that antisense drugs are therapeutically active in numerous animal models of disease and in human clinical studies.
Using a new genetic technology called antisense, researchers have completely shut down the operation of a gene that can cause the walls of arteries to thicken, reducing blood flow to a trickle.
Nasdaq: ISIP) announced today presentation of significant data demonstrating prolonged cardiac transplant survival in mice using an antisense compound.
Recently, however, antisense has blossomed into a high-stakes, big-bucks specialty, envisioned by its supproters as a revolutionizing force in clinical pharmacology.