• diseases
  • Antisense DNA is also being explored for therapy of HIV , some cancers, and other diseases. (encyclopedia.com)
  • One advantage of using antisense therapy in treating infectious diseases such as virus infections is that it can be tailored to the particular strain in circulation, and then modified as the virus mutates. (encyclopedia.com)
  • target
  • One difficulty in applying this therapy is successfully delivering the antisense DNA or RNA to all target tissues (for instance, making sure the antisense strands reach infected blood cells for HIV). (encyclopedia.com)