AAVS1

AcronymDefinition
AAVS1Adeno-Associated Virus Integration Site 1
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As model genes, the researchers used JAK2, a gene that when mutated causes a bone marrow disorder known as polycythemia vera; SERPINA1, a gene that when mutated causes alpha 1 anti-trypsin deficiency, an inherited disorder that may cause lung and liver disease; and AAVS1, a gene that's been recently discovered to be a "safe harbor" in the human genome for inserting foreign genes.
As model genes, the researchers used JAK2, a gene that when mutated causes a bone marrow disorder known as polycythemia vera; SERP1NA1, a gene that when mutated causes alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency, an inherited disorder that may cause lung and liver disease; and AAVS1, a gene that's been recently discovered to be a "safe harbor" in the human genome for inserting foreign genes.
Sigma Life Science, the biological products and services brand of Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq:SIAL), declared on Tuesday the global launch of the company's CompoZr Targeted Integration Kit, AAVS1, for controlled transgene expression in human cell lines.