Adeno-associated Virus Vectors for Gene Therapy

Edited by

  • Terence R. Flotte, University of Florida, Powell Gene Therapy Center, Gainesville, U.S.A.
  • Kenneth I. Berns, Department of Physiology and Functional Genomics, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, U.S.A.

Written by well-known experts in the field, this is a timely update on Adeno-associated virus used in gene therapy. The 10 chapters cover gene therapy in specific diseases such as hemophilia, kidney diseases, and disordes of the central nervous system.
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Grad students and researchers in gene therapy, genetics, molecular biology, biochemistry, pharmacology, and physiology


Book information

  • Published: September 2005
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-0-444-51949-8

Table of Contents

Topics include:Overview of AAT gene therapyGene therapy for hemophilia and other blood disordersGene therapy for pulmonary diseaseGene therapy for retinal diseaseGene therapy for diabetesGene therapy for kidney diseaseAAV disorders of the central nervous systemAAV cardiovascular disease applicationsAAV and metabolic disorders