Primate Data on Tekmira Marburg Infection Drug Published | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Tekmira Pharmaceuticals this week announced the publication of data showing that siRNAs targeting the Marburg virus and formulated with its proprietary lipid nanoparticles can completely protect non-human primates from infection.

The findings were published in Science Translational Medicine, and were previously presented by the company in April at the 6th International Symposium of Filoviruses.

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