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