Description

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.

Key Features

*Presents a timely update of gene therapy using the adeno-associated virus *Addresses gene therapy used for hemophilia, kidney diseases, and disorders of the central nervous system *Provides practical advance on vector design *Includes balanced treatment of theoretical risks of gene therapy

Readership

Grad students and researchers in gene therapy, genetics, molecular biology, biochemistry, pharmacology, and physiology

Details

No. of pages:
294
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2005
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
Print ISBN:
9780444519498
Electronic ISBN:
9780080931074