Biobypass

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Biobypass

A gene-based drug delivery product that promotes angiogenesis in tissues with poor blood flow—e.g., in patients with CAD and peripheral vascular disease.

Biobypass®

Cardiology A gene-based drug delivery product that promotes angiogenesis in tissues with poor blood flow–eg, in Pts with CAD and and peripheral vascular disease. See Angiogenesis.
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(39) The green tea polyphenol EGCG shows evidence of decreasing the drug resistance phenotype in certain cancer cells and inhibiting angiogen isis.
The company combines its patented gene transfer technologies with proprietary therapeutic genes to create product candidates, such as BioBypass angiogen for cardiovascular disease, TNFerade for cancer and AdPEDF for macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy.
GenVec's lead cardiovascular product candidate is BioBypass angiogen, which is in late-stage randomized Phase II studies in collaboration with Pfizer, Inc.
In addition to GenVec's PEDF discovery program for the prevention of blindness, the company is developing BIOBYPASS angiogen, a novel gene-based therapy that induces the formation of new blood vessels in the heart and other areas affected by inadequate blood flow.
This patent adds an additional layer of proprietary protection for our growing product portfolio, that includes our therapeutic angiogenesis product candidate, BIOBYPASS angiogen, which is now in Phase II clinical studies for the treatment of coronary artery disease."