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CardioGene Therapeutics

This article was originally published in Start Up

Executive Summary

Gene Therapy; Cardiovascular; Restenosis. CardioGene has a patented method of promoting gene expression in vascular smooth muscle cells and endothelial cells. The technology also incorporates a double balloon catheter for delivery of the product to theinner wall of the blood vessel. CardioGene also has nine patent applications that include the use of adenovirus vectors to carry genes to vascular smooth muscle cells and means of coating stents with recombinant DNA.

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