Papers 7

  1. Low-frequency ultrasound increases non-viral gene transfer to the mouse lung.
    Xenariou S et al., Acta Biochim Biophys Sin (Shanghai). 2010 Jan;42(1):45-51.
  2. Use of ultrasound to enhance nonviral lung gene transfer in vivo.
    Xenariou S et al., Gene Ther. 2007 May;14(9):768-74. Epub 2007 Feb 15.
  3. Using magnetic forces to enhance non-viral gene transfer to airway epithelium in vivo.
    Xenariou S et al., Gene Ther. 2006 Nov;13(21):1545-52. Epub 2006 Jun 1.
  4. Magnetic nanoparticles as gene delivery agents: enhanced transfection in the presence of oscillating magnet arrays.
    McBain SC et al., Nanotechnology. 2008 Oct 8;19(40):405102. doi: 10.1088/0957-4484/19/40/405102. Epub 2008 Aug 20.
  5. Secreted Gaussia luciferase as a sensitive reporter gene for in vivo and ex vivo studies of airway gene transfer.
    Griesenbach U et al., Biomaterials. 2011 Apr;32(10):2614-24. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2010.12.001. Epub 2011 Jan 15.
  6. Identification and functional characterization of cytoplasmic determinants of plasmid DNA nuclear import.
    Munkonge FM et al., J Biol Chem. 2009 Sep 25;284(39):26978-87. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M109.034850. Epub 2009 Jul 28.
  7. Toward gene therapy for cystic fibrosis using a lentivirus pseudotyped with Sendai virus envelopes.
    Mitomo K et al., Mol Ther. 2010 Jun;18(6):1173-82. doi: 10.1038/mt.2010.13. Epub 2010 Mar 23.


Sheep lung parenchyma (cell nuclei blue) transduced with an adenoviral vector (green).


Human airway liquid interface cultures transduced with a lentivirus expressing Luciferase.