gene delivery vector


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Synonyms for gene delivery vector

a vector for delivering genes into cells

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The latest scientific paper, entitled "Targeting metastatic cancer from the inside: A new generation of targeted gene delivery vectors enables personalized cancer vaccination in situ," was published in the October issue of the International Journal of Oncology (IJO).
ARIAD scientists have incorporated this new technology into gene delivery vectors for testing in animal models.
These recent advances in gene therapy, and others, give hope to millions of patients that gene delivery vectors with low toxicity and high efficacy are on their way.
Next steps include codon optimization of the libraries, investigation of other potential vectors, and the use of gene delivery vectors (like engineered adenoviruses with specific ligands attached) that can target immunologically relevant cells.
Chapters entail background information and detailed protocols that describe a variety of gene delivery vectors and techniques, both viral and nonviral.
Following an introduction to the role of PK and PD in the development of biotech drugs, the book goes on to cover the basics, including the pharmacokinetics of peptides, monoclonal antibodies, antisense oligonucleotides, as well as viral and non-viral gene delivery vectors.
As part of the agreement, GenStar will develop gene delivery vectors that will be evaluated in preclinical studies to be performed by Centocor, a Johnson & Johnson company.
Targeted Genetics intends to maintain a significant equity position in CellExSys and will be the exclusive manufacturer for any gene delivery vectors that CellExSys may utilize as it develops T-cells as gene delivery vehicles.
ARIAD scientists already have incorporated the new gene activators into ARGENT-based gene delivery vectors for studies in animals.
Genome analysis, high-throughput sequencing, and gene delivery vectors provide a powerful combination of technologies for this effort.
In addition, lentiviral vectors, which are more efficient at targeting non-dividing cells than traditional retroviral vectors, have a larger gene delivery capacity than certain other gene delivery vectors and can therefore be used to deliver a wider range of therapeutic genes.
These patents are directed to novel vaccine technology derived from alphavirus replicons, which are gene delivery vectors that have been shown to induce potent immunity to expressed antigens in order to combat infectious disease.
Under this agreement, Collateral has an exclusive worldwide license with the right to sublicense to make, use and sell products for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, including coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease and congestive heart failure, covered by any patents with claims to VEGF-145, gene delivery vectors containing VEGF-145 or uses of VEGF-145, as well as analogs of VEGF-145.
Using compounds called fusogenic and anionic liposomes, Company scientists have made significant progress in developing non-viral gene delivery vectors.
These patents and patent applications cover gene delivery vectors, specific cell types employed in both in vivo and ex vivo gene therapy, specific therapeutic genes, and gene activation technology.