Challenges in Delivery of Therapeutic Genomics and Proteomics

Edited by

  • Ambikanandan Misra, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, India

Delivery of therapeutic proteomics and genomics represent an important area of drug delivery research. Genomics and proteomics approaches could be used to direct drug development processes by unearthing pathways involved in disease pathogenesis where intervention may be most successful.

This book describes the basics of genomics and proteomics and highlights the various chemical, physical and biological approaches to protein and gene delivery.

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Researchers in pharmaceutical sciences and those working in the area of drug delivery in both industry and academia


Book information

  • Published: September 2010
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-384964-9

Table of Contents

1. The Cell

2. Gene Delivery - Challenges and Opportunities

3. Physical Methods of Gene Delivery

4. Gene Delivery Using Chemical Methods

5. Gene Delivery Using Viral Vectors

6. Applications of Gene Therapy

7. Antisense Oligonucleotides and Rna Interference

8. Proteomics

9. Protein and Peptide Delivery Through Respiratory Pathway

10. Oral Delivery of Proteins and Peptides: Concepts and Applications


12. Other Routes of Protein and Peptide Delivery: Transdermal, Topical, Uterine and Rectal