Navigation Links
Previous Claims of siRNA Therapeutic Effects Called into Question by Report in 'Human Gene Therapy'
Date:9/2/2008

ing a mouse model of influenza, the authors demonstrated that the anti-viral activity of siRNA is mainly due to non-specific stimulation of the immune system rather than to a targeted attack on the disease-causing virus.

"siRNA holds tremendous potential as a research tool, however its clinical development is still in its infancy. The study by Robbins et al. points out a very important issue regarding non-specific effects that should be considered when designing and evaluating siRNA strategies," says James M. Wilson, MD, PhD, Editor-in-Chief, and Head of the Gene Therapy Program, Division of Medical Genetics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, in Philadelphia.

'Human Gene Therapy,' the Official Journal of the European Society of Gene and Cell Therapy (http://www.esgct.org), the British Society for Gene Therapy (http://www.bsgt.org), and the French Society of Cell and Gene Therapy (http://www.sftcg.fr), is an authoritative peer-reviewed journal published monthly in print and online that presents reports on the transfer and expression of genes in mammals, including humans. Related topics include improvements in vector development, delivery systems, and animal models, particularly in the areas of cancer, heart disease, viral disease, genetic disease, and neurological disease, as well as ethical, legal, and regulatory issues related to the gene transfer in humans. Tables of contents and a free sample issue may be viewed online at http://www.liebertpub.com

Mary Ann Liebert, Inc (http://www.liebertpub.com) is a privately held, fully integrated media company known for establishing authoritative peer-reviewed journals in many promising areas of science and biomedical research, including 'Tissu
'/>"/>

SOURCE Mary Ann Liebert, Inc
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. European Unions CHMP Issues Positive Opinion on PEGINTRON(TM) Combination Therapy for Retreating Hepatitis C Patients Who Failed Previous Therapy
2. Risks Associated With Face Transplants May Be Lower Than Previously Thought, ASPS Journal Review Suggests
3. Human Genome Sciences Presents Results of Phase 2 Trial of Albuferon(R) in Chronic Hepatitis C Patients Who Failed To Respond To Previous Therapy
4. Phase II Study of Zevalin(R) Consolidation Following Fludarabine and Mitoxantrone Chemotherapy Results in 100 Percent Complete Remission Rate and 89 Percent Three-Year Progression Free Survival in Patients with Previously Untreated Non-Follicular Indolent
5. CASTLE Study Showed Similar Efficacy Between Once-Daily REYATAZ(R) (atazanavir sulfate)/ritonavir and Twice-Daily lopinavir/ritonavir at 48 Weeks in Previously Untreated HIV-Infected Adult Patients
6. Schering-Plough To Initiate Phase III Studies With HCV Protease Inhibitor Boceprevir in Previously Untreated Hepatitis C Patients and Those Who Failed Prior Treatment
7. Karmanos Doctors Urge Increased Screening for Previously Treated Lung Cancer Patients, Especially Young Women
8. ACTEMRA(R) (tocilizumab) Significantly Reduces Rheumatoid Arthritis Signs and Symptoms Regardless of Previous Therapy in Two New Global Studies
9. Results Published in the Journal Cancer Demonstrate that Oral Talactoferrin Alfa is Active as Monotherapy in Previously Treated Patients with Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma
10. Pressure Cycling Technology (PCT) Results in a Higher Yield of Proteins and in the Extraction of Proteins Not Previously Identified in Cancer, Stroke, and IVF Studies
11. Bradmer reports progression free survival data from previous Phase II glioblastoma multiforme trials
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/22/2014)... Influenza will affect as many as 200,000 people ... United States as high as 49,000 people.  The ... from person to person in respiratory droplets of coughs and ... death, but kills much fewer people each year than the ... fluids including sweat, saliva, blood and other bodily fluids. The ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... , Oct. 22, 2014 InVivo Therapeutics Holdings ... is revolutionizing spinal cord injury (SCI) treatment ... shown to outperform in tissue regrowth in the spinal ... Made from an FDA approved polymer, the scaffold ultimately ... harmless to the human body. NVIV has recently attracted ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... , Oct. 22, 2014 WHEN: Wednesday, October ... complimentary registration available at: http://bit.ly/1yStiU9 ... Vidyasekar and Visionary Innovation Research Group Senior ... electricity, self-assembling materials, nanobots and flexible electronics ... will transform our lives in the coming ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:WholeHealth Products is proud to be releasing its Influenza A and B combo test, on the heels of the announcing of its phase 2 completion of the Rapid Ebola Test 2InVivo Therapeutics Analyst Coverage Initiated: Analyst Report by BrokerBank Securities, Inc. 2InVivo Therapeutics Analyst Coverage Initiated: Analyst Report by BrokerBank Securities, Inc. 3Futuristic Technologies That Will Transform Our World Beyond 2030 2Futuristic Technologies That Will Transform Our World Beyond 2030 3Futuristic Technologies That Will Transform Our World Beyond 2030 4
(Date:10/22/2014)... Medical Solutions , the ... to announce that our co-founder and CFO, Scott ... Staffing 100 for 2014. Anderson was also named ... people in the staffing industry,” in 2013.     , ... healthcare staffing company in the U.S., was named ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... 2014 Shriners Hospitals for Children® and ... the current location of Shriners Hospitals for Children - ... from the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital. ... center, owned and operated by Shriners Hospitals for Children, ... children and their families well into the future. , ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Best Cheap ... in the world. The site has recently announced that ... hosting supplier for people from around the world. , ... in operation today and is providing various kinds of ... the company insists on offering excellent customer service and ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Richard Carlson, Managing Partner of Blue ... over 25 years experience. Mr. Carlson is a ... related to EDI, B2B Commerce, RFID and Internet/Intranet technology. ... Board member for Pharmaceutical Commerce Magazine and a Gerson ... is a management and technology consulting firm focused solely ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, Oct. 21, 2014 (HealthDay ... to increased blood pressure, according to a new study. ... pressure for young adult women or for teenagers, according to ... or moderately, their risk of high blood pressure was cut ... in older adult men and women," said lead researcher Dr. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Medical Solutions Co-Founder/CFO Scott Anderson Named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2014 Staffing 100 2Health News:Medical Solutions Co-Founder/CFO Scott Anderson Named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2014 Staffing 100 3Health News:Shriners Hospitals for Children - Lexington Announces Plan to Build New $47 Million Facility 2Health News:Shriners Hospitals for Children - Lexington Announces Plan to Build New $47 Million Facility 3Health News:Best Cheap Hosting USA Has Recently Announced The Best Cheap Web Hosting Companies In 2014 2Health News:Rich Carlson and Marc Duey to Hold Workshop at CBI’s Specialty Pharmacy and Distribution Networks Conference 2Health News:Binge Drinking May Boost Blood Pressure in Young Men 2Health News:Binge Drinking May Boost Blood Pressure in Young Men 3Health News:Binge Drinking May Boost Blood Pressure in Young Men 4
... Stores,Corporation (NYSE: ANN ) today announced that the ... premier pediatric cancer,research center, in the hospital,s signature Thanks ... now in its,fourth year, encourages consumers across the country ... and to give to those who are not." ...
... Debuts Trio of,Self-Contained CR Systems and New PACS for ... Calif., Nov. 19 Radlink, Inc., a,supplier of affordable ... family of hardware and software products they will,be introducing ... of the,Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). Radlink ...
... Nov. 19 Secretary of Aging,Nora Dowd Eisenhower today ... enrollment meetings designed to help them,choose a federal Medicare ... Department of Aging,s APPRISE program, will be held across ... D began on November 15 and,will end December 31, ...
... 19 QED International, administrator for,the HealthShares(TM) ... fund,portfolios, today announced that effective at the ... Anika Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: ANIK ) ... in the HealthShares(TM) Orthopedic,Repair Index. Companies included ...
... patients can,t get enough CBD from just smoking pot, ... A non-toxic, non-psychoactive compound in marijuana may block the ... study by researchers in California. , "This is a ... toxic like chemotherapy or radiotherapy. It is a new ...
... Are those black birds flying against a white sky or white ... on those crazy staircases? , Lines in Escher,s drawings can ... does our brain decide which of those shapes to "see?" In ... we are looking at Escher,s art or looking at, say, a ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Ann Taylor Supports the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's(R) Fourth Annual Thanks and Giving(R) Campaign 2Health News:Radlink Introduces New Family of Digital Imaging Products 2Health News:Radlink Introduces New Family of Digital Imaging Products 3Health News:Statewide Meetings Will Help Pennsylvanians to Choose Among Medicare Prescription Plans 2Health News:QED International Announces Changes to the HealthShares(TM) Orthopedic Repair Index 2Health News:Cannabis Compound May Stop Metastatic Breast Cancer 2Health News:Cannabis Compound May Stop Metastatic Breast Cancer 3Health News:How do we make sense of what we see? 2
Surgitie&trade Single Use Ligating Loops without Delivery System with POLYSORB™....
ENDO STITCH™ Single Use Loading Units....
... Endo Stitch™ single use suturing device ... the placement of interrupted or running ... Stitch™ single use suturing device is ... 10mm short with the choice of ...
... Each ENDOKNOT™ consists of a 42" long suture ... is narrow at one end and scored on ... end and swaged to a ST-3 needle. The ... the scored end of the plastic tube. The ...
Medicine Products: