Radiation therapy by accumulation of therapeutic...

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ABSTRACT:
The invention can be summarized as follows. According to the present invention there is provided an attenuated, tumour-targeting bacterium comprising a heterologous nucleotide sequence encoding a protein permitting the accumulation of a radionuclide within the bacterium. The heterologous nucleotide sequence may encode a sodium iodide symporter protein. The invention also relates to the use of such bacteria and methods of treating diseases using the bacteria of the present invention.

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