Despite Success of RNAi in Target Validation, OncoGenex Opts for Antisense in Cancer Program | GenomeWeb

As a developer of antisense-based cancer treatments, OncoGenex was naturally interested in RNA interference when it came onto the scene. But despite having significant success using RNAi for target validation work, the company decided the gene-silencing technology was not quite ready for therapeutic applications, and opted for a next-generation antisense approach in its latest drug program.

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