Adenovirus

Besides the use of Temozolomide ( Temodal ) and radiotherapy for patients with favourable methylation status, little progress has been...


A safe and effective vaccine for the prevention of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 ( HIV-1 ) infection is a...


A study, published in the Nature Cancer Gene Therapy, has demonstrated that cancer cells in the liver are excellent targets...


The emerging idea that obesity may have an infectious origin gets new support in a cross-sectional study by University of...


A cancer-suppressing gene has been successfully delivered into the tumors of stage 4 lung cancer patients via an intravenously administered...


In the STEP study, one of two phase II trials of investigational HIV vaccine ( V520 ), the vaccine was...


Researchers at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center have developed a new method of signaling therapeutic genes to turn "off" or "on," a...


Improved materials may allow stents to better deliver beneficial genes to patients with heart disease, by reducing the risk of...


There is accumulating evidence that certain viruses may cause obesity, in essence making obesity contagious, according to Leah D. Whigham,...


A common virus that causes meningitis and heart inflammation takes a "back door" approach to evade natural barriers, then exploits...


Researchers at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center reported in the Journal of the National Cancer...


Oral sex may be a risk factor for nongonococcal urethritis ( NGU ), one of the most common sexually transmitted...


A gene responsible for the production of a protein called vasostatin may prove a promising new way of treating pancreatic...


Biomedical engineers at Duke University have devised a method to arrest toxic leakages of genetically engineered viruses that have plagued...