Kyrkanides with researchers at the National Institute on Drug Abuse, part of the National Institutes of Health, together, to see whether the same therapeutic gene can be delivered instead by an adeno-associated vector . AAVs been approved as safe for experimental gene therapy by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to obtain the greatest regulatory hurdle. If this succeeds, this next study is the proof of principle apply for the team, for Phase I clinical trials in humans, perhaps within 18 months are needed, said Kyrkanides.
Hundreds of millions of chickens and ducks virus virus have died or been culled from flocks worldwide in efforts to control the disease. More than 4 million poultry died or in a 2002 in a 2002 outbreak in Virginia and the carcasses were municipal landfills municipal landfills. Until now, few studies have the safety of the safety of the landfill. – ‘The objectives of this study, the survival of avian influenza in landfill leachate and the influence of environmental factors were assessed,’the report said. The data showed survived survived in landfill leachate – liquid, or ‘bases ‘drains from a landfill – for at least 30 days and up to 600 days. The two factors that greatly reduced influenza survival times of elevated temperature and acidic or alkaline pH was. ‘The data from this study indicate that landfilling is infected an appropriate method for disposal of carcasses with bird flu,’said the study noting that landfills are designed to to hold material for much longer time.. Continue reading “Despite the good results.”