Patent Number: 6,569,149

Title: Method of treatment using electroporation mediated delivery of drugs and genes

Abstract: A method for in vivo electrotherapy, or electroporation-mediated therapy, using a needle array apparatus is provided. Treatment of tumors with a combination of electroporation using the apparatus of the invention, and a chemotherapeutic agent, caused regression of tumors in vivo.

Inventors: Dev; S. B. (San Diego, CA), Hofmann; Gunter A. (San Diego, CA), Gilbert; Richard A. (Tampa, FL), Heller; Richard (Tampa, FL), Jaroszeski; Mark J. (Tampa, FL)

Assignee: Genetronics, Inc.

International Classification: A61N 1/32 (20060101); A61N 001/30 ()

Expiration Date: 05/27/2020