ISIS 3521, an antisense oligomer to PKC-[alpha] A variety of hormones and growth factors directly or indirectly activate one of the isozymes of PKC.
What does ASO stand for?
ASO stands for Antisense Oligomer
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Antisense oligomers are employed to determine gene function and validate small molecule drug targets by specifically inhibiting gene expression.
In vitro mutational and inhibitory analysis of the cis-acting translational elements within the 5' untranslated region of coxsackievirus B3: potential targets for antiviral action of antisense oligomers.
The antisense oligomers target and disable essential bacterial gene function, and the delivery peptides improve the antisense uptake into bacterial cells.
Morpholino antisense oligomers appear to be the most efficient chemistry approach for exon-skipping, as they exhibit low toxicity, have been administered systemically, results persist for months in the body, and several compounds have already been used in human clinical trials.
Morpholino antisense oligomers appear to be the most efficient chemistry approach for exon-skipping, as they exhibit low toxicity, have been administered systemically, persist for months and have already been used in human clinical trials.
The paper titled "Peptide Nucleic Acid Antisense Oligomer as a Therapeutic Strategy against Bacterial Infection: Proof of Principle Using Mouse Intraperitoneal Infection", demonstrates that one of the company's antimicrobial compounds is highly effective in reducing bacterial load and inflammatory products associated with sepsis in a mouse infection model.
Yanjin Zhang of Eastern Virginia Medical School will present "Suppression of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV) by Morpholino Antisense Oligomers.