TITLE

Gene jam holds hope for leukaemia therapy

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Phyllida
PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/10/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1781, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the gene that causes chronic myelogenous leukemia can be blocked in cancerous cells without damaging the healthy ones in the United States. Possibility of gene therapy for the disease Swap of genetic material between chromosomes 9 and 22; Pathology of the disease; Previous attempts to block the gene.
ACCESSION #
10552482

 

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