Title: Polyamides for Nucleic Acid Delivery
Patent Number: 7,927,873
Filed: Dec. 20, 2004
Inventor: Theresa Reineke, University of Cincinnati
The invention, the patent's abstract states, “provides a new class of non-viral transduction vectors that can be used for both in vivo and in vitro applications … [as well as] a gene transfer vector that has comparable efficiency to a viral vector without the potential for a life-threatening immune response.