Nonviral Vectors for Gene Therapy, Part 1 - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780120176533, 9780080915739

Nonviral Vectors for Gene Therapy, Part 1, Volume 53

2nd Edition

Editors: Leaf Huang Mien-Chie Hung Ernst Wagner
Hardcover ISBN: 9780120176533
eBook ISBN: 9780080915739
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 7th July 2005
Page Count: 392

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Table of Contents

Recent Advances in Non-viral Gene Delivery; Barriers to gene delivery using synthetic vectors; Pharmacokinetics of Plasmid DNA-Based Nonviral Gene Medicine; What Role can chemistry play in cationic liposome-based gene therapy research today?; Lipoplex structures and their distinct cellular pathways; Toxicity of Catonic lipid-DNA complexes; Polyethylenimine (PEI); Pluronic Block Copolymers for gene delivery; Terplex gene delivery system; Design of polyphosphoester-DNA nanoparticles for nonviral gene delivery; Development of HVJ envelope vector and its application to gene therapy; Targeting of polyplexes: towards synthetic virus vector systems.


Description

Recent Advances in Non-viral Gene Delivery; Barriers to gene delivery using synthetic vectors; Pharmacokinetics of Plasmid DNA-Based Nonviral Gene Medicine; What Role can chemistry play in cationic liposome-based gene therapy research today?; Lipoplex structures and their distinct cellular pathways; Toxicity of Catonic lipid-DNA complexes; Polyethylenimine (PEI); Pluronic Block Copolymers for gene delivery; Terplex gene delivery system; Design of polyphosphoester-DNA nanoparticles for nonviral gene delivery; Development of HVJ envelope vector and its application to gene therapy; Targeting of polyplexes: towards synthetic virus vector systems.

Readership

Graduate students, scientists, and clinicians interested in molecular and cell biology interested in gene therapy.


Details

No. of pages:
392
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2005
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080915739
Hardcover ISBN:
9780120176533

About the Editors

Leaf Huang Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S.A.

Mien-Chie Hung Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas, Houston, U.S.A.

Ernst Wagner Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Munich Center for System-based Drug Research, Center for Nanoscience, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Germany