Issue No. 06 - Nov.-Dec. (2012 vol. 9)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/TCBB.2012.127
G. Papadakis , Dept. of Biol., Univ. of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
E. Gizeli , Dept. of Biol., Univ. of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
Triplex forming oligonucleotides (TFOs) represent a class of drug candidates for antigene therapy. Based on strict criteria, we investigated the potential of 25 known oncogenes to be regulated by TFOs in the mRNA synthesis level and we report specific target sequences found in seven of these genes.
DNA, Bioinformatics, Genomics, Encoding, Stability analysis, Cancer
G. Papadakis and E. Gizeli, "In Silico Search of DNA Drugs Targeting Oncogenes," in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, vol. 9, no. 6, pp. 1826-1830, 2013.