Tag: "antisense" at medical news
Gene treatment maintains normal Heart Beat
... with a genetic derivative of phospholamban called antisense
phospholamban. The antisense
gene transfer is designed to specifically block formation of phospholamban genes. According to him,...
Antisense gene specific therapy for Ebola virus
...h Institute of Infectious Diseases have found that antisense
genetic sequence of the Ebola virus could help pro...hers are planning to further expand their study on antisense
PMOs against Ebola virus....
Shares Of AVI BioPharma Drops On Reports Of Disappointing Early Drug Trail
...ame from the second stage of a trial involving the antisense
drug, called AVI-4065, among patients infected with the liver-damaging virus. Company officials have said that the drug showed favourable safety in all patients treated so far, but patients have experienced only a mean "slight decrease" in the amount...
Anti-Sense Drugs and Nanotechnology Offer New Hope In Cancer Fight
...entists have developed a new class of drugs called antisense
drugs, which can block the genes associated with p...he human hair) are attached to multiple strands of antisense
DNA, it resulted in a stable delivery of these drugs to the required site of action. Less toxicity a...
Cancer-Causing Virus Synthesizes Protein To Help Sustain Itself In Host Cells
... the virus’s DNA molecule. Such genes are known as antisense
genes, and they have been observed in only a few r...alled the sense strand. The opposite strand is the antisense
sense strand, and it generally carries no genetic information. But HTLV-1 is a rare exception. Of i...
Molecular Therapy Holds Promise in the Treatment of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
...ure the delivery of therapeutic molecules known as antisense
oligonucleotides to the brain and spinal cord thro..., Cleveland found that when effective doses of the antisense
therapy were delivered, far less of a protein that causes a hereditable form of amyotrophic lateral ...