Gene transfer vector

Obaid Khan oykhan at
Fri Nov 9 04:41:03 EST 2001

You can use an adenoviral vector as it infects non-dividing cells like
cardiac myocytes. There are a few commercially avaialble.
You can get more information on

Obaid Khan

----- Original Message -----
From: <Jvanhu at>
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Sent: Tuesday, November 06, 2001 2:34 PM
Subject: Gene transfer vector

> We are seeking a commercially available viral gene-transfer system that
> transduce adult cardiac tissue and that has an easily removable promoter
> that is promoterless).  It would be used to test deletion constructs of a
> eukaryotic promter in adult rat cardiac tissue.  Any information on such a
> system would be greatly appreciated.
> ---

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