HSV-1 TK

AcronymDefinition
HSV-1 TKHerpes Simplex Virus Type-1 Thymidine Kinase
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The compounds (3a-j) were also evaluated against INF A/H1N1 subtype (A/Ned/378/05), INF A/H3N2 subtype (A/HK/7/87), INF B (B/Ned/537/05) in MDCK, FCoV, FHV in CRFK, parainfluenza-3 virus, reovirus-1, sindbis virus, coxsackie B4 virus, punta toro virus in Vero, HSV-1 (KOS), HSV-2 (G), HSV-1 TK KOS ACV, vaccinia virus, VSV, in HEL and VSV, coxsackie B4 virus and RSV in HeLa cell cultures.
In one of the clinical trials, patients with recurrent glioblastoma were treated by direct injection of HSV-1 tk retroviral-vector producing cells into the surgical cavity margins after tumour debulking (18).