Gene Therapy for Neurological Disorders

Gene Therapy for Neurological Disorders

by Pedro R. Lowenstein
     
 

Description Contents Gene Therapy for Neurological Disorders Pedro R Lowenstein Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA Maria G Castro Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA List Price: $179.95 Cat. #: DK3461 ISBN: 0824728475 Publication Date: 5/1/2006 Number of Pages: 384 Availability: In Stock

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Description Contents Gene Therapy for Neurological Disorders Pedro R Lowenstein Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA Maria G Castro Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA List Price: $179.95 Cat. #: DK3461 ISBN: 0824728475 Publication Date: 5/1/2006 Number of Pages: 384 Availability: In Stock Containing a 12-page color insert, this source explores the applications, advantages, and limitations of the major gene therapy vectors including adenovirus, AAV, lentivirus, HSV, and non-viral vector systems analyzes the brain immune response to gene therapy vectors using cutting-edge technologies provides thorough analyses of human clinical trial results for several vector systems and approaches covers major neurological disorders including Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, multiple sclerosis, chronic pain, and brain cancer Coedited by internationally recognized leaders in gene therapy research, this guide supplies the most recent advances, studies, and expert opinion on gene therapy for neurological disorders. Spanning conditions such as Parkinsons's and Alzheimer's disease, multiple sclerosis, brain tumors, stroke, epilepsy, and brain and spinal cord trauma, this reference presents the basic science and applications of recombinant gene products, immune and stem cell-mediated therapeutic strategies, and brain tumor gene therapy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824728472
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/10/2006
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.00(d)

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