Gene Transfer and Therapy in the Nervous System

Gene Transfer and Therapy in the Nervous System

by Fred H. Gage
     
 

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Gene transfer technology is a powerful tool for increasing our understandingof brain functions. It is also the basis of gene therapy, which is now technically possible for the correction of many human diseases, including several disorders of the nervous (and muscular) system such as
Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and dystrophy.
This volume,which… See more details below

Overview

Gene transfer technology is a powerful tool for increasing our understandingof brain functions. It is also the basis of gene therapy, which is now technically possible for the correction of many human diseases, including several disorders of the nervous (and muscular) system such as
Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and dystrophy.
This volume,which contains the proceedings of a symposium of the Fondation Ipsen, provides a unique view of the state of the art on different transgenes, vectors, target cells,
and clinical applications related to the nervous system.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783642848445
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
12/15/2011
Series:
Research and Perspectives in Neurosciences Series
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1992
Pages:
211
Product dimensions:
6.69(w) x 9.61(h) x 0.49(d)

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