Latest Oncolytic virus Stories

2011-01-19 06:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jennerex, Inc.

2011-01-13 15:16:21

New research shows that oncolytic viruses, which are engineered to destroy cancer cells, might be more effective in treating deadly brain tumors if equipped with an enzyme that helps them penetrate the tumor.

2010-12-23 18:09:28

Scientists at IRB Barcelona have discovered that some brain tumours in larvae of the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster use the genetic programme of germline cells to grow.

2010-11-04 18:07:35

Researchers at the University of Cambridge hope to revolutionise cancer therapy after discovering one of the reasons why many previous attempts to harness the immune system to treat cancerous tumours have failed.

2010-10-21 08:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Jennerex, Inc. (San Francisco, CA and Ottawa, Ontario), a clinical-stage cancer biotherapeutics company, today announced the appointment of Mark P. Backer, Ph.D., to the newly-created position of senior vice president, technical operations. Dr.

2010-10-18 12:05:50

Terminal metastatic cancer – the presently untreatable cause of the great majority of all cancer deaths – has now been effectively treated in three common fatal cancers in mice.

2010-09-28 06:30:00

CALGARY, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (TSX: ONC, NASDAQ: ONCY) ("Oncolytics") today announced that it has been granted U.S.

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