Original Publication Date: 1 December, 2015
Publication / Source: Therapeutic Delivery
Authors: Sebastian Gehrig, Haider Sami & Manfred Ogris
In the case of disseminated cancer, current treatment options reach their limit. Gene theranostics emerge as an innovative route in the treatment and diagnosis of cancer and might pave the way towards development of an efficacious treatment of currently incurable cancer. Various gene vectors have been developed to realize tumor-specific nucleic acid delivery and are considered crucial for the successful application of cancer gene therapy.