Telomerase Expression in Human Cells!

Iuval Clejan clejan at
Tue Dec 29 22:54:20 EST 1998

Tom Matthews wrote:

> Geron Announces First In Vivo Data Indicating Telomerase Expression in
> Normal Human Cells Extends Their Replicative Lifespan Without Oncogenic
> Transformation

There was nothing else in the press release about the "in vivo" part. One
wonders if this is a mistake. How could it possibly be in vivo? I thought
experiments on humans would need a long approval process by government
regulatory agencies.

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