FOLATE RECEPTOR-MEDIATED SIRNA DELIVERY TO CANCER CELLS


Year of Award:
2007
Award Type:
R21
Project Number:
CA120566
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-07-001
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
HUANG, FAQING
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI
Posttranscriptional gene silencing by small interfering RNA (siRNA) has evolved into a powerful tool for down regulation of any target gene(s) with both high efficiency and sequence specificity. In principle, siRNA may become the basis for developing the