Challenges in Delivery of Therapeutic Genomics and Proteomics

Challenges in Delivery of Therapeutic Genomics and Proteomics

1st Edition - September 9, 2010
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  • Editor: Ambikanandan Misra
  • eBook ISBN: 9780123849656
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780123849649

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Description

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.

Key Features

  • Covers a diverse array of topics from basic sciences to therapeutic applications of proteomics and genomics delivery
  • Of interest to researchers in both academia and industry
  • Highlights what’s currently known and where further research is needed

Readership

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

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

    11: PARENTERAL DELIVERY OF PEPTIDES AND PROTEINS

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

Product details

  • No. of pages: 686
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2010
  • Published: September 9, 2010
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • eBook ISBN: 9780123849656
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780123849649

About the Editor

Ambikanandan Misra

Prof. Ambikanandan Misra is a Director, Pharmaceutical Research at Shobhaben Pratapbhai Patel School Of Pharmacy & Technology Management, SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, NMIMS Deemed to be University, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He has worked in pharmaceutical sciences for over 40 years developing novel drug delivery systems, and advises the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, food, and cosmetics industries. He has published 8 books, 46 book chapters, and 181 peer-reviewed publications in reputed journals.

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Pharmaceutical Research at Shobhaben Pratapbhai Patel School Of Pharmacy & Technology Management, SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, NMIMS Deemed to be University, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.