Vectors in development seek to benefit from earlier trials
|Photo: Richard Lobell Photography|
BIOBYPASS: During a normal open-heart surgery, a surgeon injects an adenovirus carrying a molecule promoting endothelial cell growth into parts of the heart where a normal bypass can't be effective. Insulin syringes (inset) contain the vectors.
Interested in reading more?
Become a Member of
Receive full access to digital editions of The Scientist, as well as TS Digest, feature stories, more than 35 years of archives, and much more!