Viral Vectors for Treating Diseases of the Nervous System

Viral Vectors for Treating Diseases of the Nervous System
Author: David S. Latchman
Publsiher: Gulf Professional Publishing
Total Pages: 360
Release: 2003-08-22
ISBN: 9780123668561
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Viral Vectors for Treating Diseases of the Nervous System Book Excerpt:

Gene therapy offers considerable potential for the treatment of various incurable diseases of the nervous system. Viral Vectors for Treating Disease of the Nervous System describes a number of different viral vectors developed for achieving high efficiency gene delivery to the brain. Vectors described include those based on adenovirus, adeno-associated virus, Herpes Simplex Virus, lentivirus, and other retroviruses. It also discusses the potential application of such viruses in treating brain tumors, Parkinson's disease, and other diseases of the nervous system. Provides up-to-date account of gene therapy approaches for incurable neurological disorders Describes a range of gene delivery methods based on different viruses

Journal of the National Cancer Institute

Journal of the National Cancer Institute
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1994
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Cancer
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Journal of the National Cancer Institute Book Excerpt:

Journal of the National Cancer Institute

Journal of the National Cancer Institute
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1994-05
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Cancer
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Journal of the National Cancer Institute Book Excerpt:

"Summaries of papers" contained in the journal accompany each issue, 19--