Patent Number: 7,132,407

Title: DNA vaccine containing tumor-associated gene and cytokine gene and method of preparation the same

Abstract: The present invention discloses a DNA vaccine and the method of preparation preparing the same, which employs DNA recombination technique to co-incorporate a fragment of tumor-associated gene and a fragment of cytokine gene into a vector. The administration of such DNA vaccine can enhance the immune response of the host through the co-expression of tumor-associated protein and cytokine, and thereby achieve the therapeutic effect of inhibiting or retarding tumor growth.

Inventors: Lai; Ming-Derg (Tainan, TW), Lin; Chi-Chen (Tainan, TW)

Assignee: National Cheng Kung University

International Classification: C12N 15/26 (20060101); A61K 31/711 (20060101); C12N 15/12 (20060101); C12N 15/861 (20060101); C12N 15/867 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-07 0:00:00