Comparison of the oncolytic activity of recombinant vaccinia virus strains LIVP-RFP and MVA-RFP against solid tumors

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1 Engelhardt Institute of Molecular Biology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

2 Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Dolgoprudny, Russia

3 Engelhardt Institute of Molecular Biology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

Correspondence should be addressed: Anastasia V. Lipatova
Vavilova, 32, Moscow, 119991, Russia; moc.liamg@vnaavotapil

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Funding: the development of oncolytic viruses and in vitro experiments were supported by the Russian Science Foundation (Russian Science Foundation grant № 20-75-10157); in vivo experiments were also supported by the Russian Science Foundation (Russian Science Foundation grant № 22-64-00057).

Author contribution: Ya Shakiba — literature analysis, pre-analytical work, in vitro and in vivo experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, preparation of figures and graphs; ER Naberezhnaya — in vitro experiments, data analysis and interpretation; D. V. Kochetkov — animal care, data interpretation; GM Yusubaleva — data visualization, manuscript editing; PO Vorobyev — production of preparative quantities of the virus for in vivo studies; VP Baklaushev — study planning, preanalytical stage of work, data analysis; AV Lipatova — research management, design development of recombinant strains, data interpretation, editing the manuscript.

Compliance with ethical standards: the study was approved by the ethics committee of the EIMB RAS (protocol № 3 dated October 27, 2022). Experiments carried out in accordance with Directive 2010/63/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of Europe on the protection of animals used for research.

Received: 2023-02-20 Accepted: 2023-04-02 Published online: 2023-04-28
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