Response of retinoblastoma with vitreous tumor seeding to adenovirus-mediated delivery of thymidine kinase followed by ganciclovir Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenoviruses, Human
  • Antiviral Agents
  • Ganciclovir
  • Neoplasm Seeding
  • Retinal Neoplasms
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Thymidine Kinase
  • Vitreous Body

abstract

  • AdV-TK followed by ganciclovir can be administered safely to children with retinoblastoma. Suicide gene therapy may contribute to the treatment of children with retinoblastoma tumor seeds in the vitreous, a resistant complication of retinoblastoma.

publication date

  • December 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2004.00.1883

PubMed ID

  • 16258092

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 7927

end page

  • 35

volume

  • 23

number

  • 31