Concepts in Genetic Medicine

Concepts in Genetic Medicine

Editor(s): Boro Dropulic, Barrie J. Carter

Published Online: 11 APR 2007

Print ISBN: 9780471703204

Online ISBN: 9780470184585

DOI: 10.1002/9780470184585

About this Book

This book delivers a collection of organized and succinct reviews in the field of therapeutic genetic medicine presented by a carefully selected group of top experts. Each chapter focuses on a single, current topic and explains issues in the development of genetic treatments, critical challenges and strategies for implementing them, and future directions in research and translational applications. The book is complemented with uniformly designed illustrations and a supplementary Web site with a PowerPoint presentation for educators.

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 3

      Lentivirus Vectors (pages 19–37)

      Gwendolyn K. Binder and Boro Dropulic

    3. Chapter 4

      Adenoviral Vectors: History and Perspective (pages 39–59)

      Douglas J. Jolly, Estuardo Aguilar-Cordova and Laura K. Aguilar

    4. Chapter 10

      Gene Therapy for Cardiovascular Disease (pages 129–135)

      Christina A. Pacak, Kerry O. Cresawn and Barry J. Byrne

    5. Chapter 18

      Vector Targeting (pages 223–228)

      Qiana L. Matthews and David T. Curiel

    6. Chapter 24

      Assays for the Quality Control of Lentiviral Vectors (pages 289–297)

      James E. Miskin, Susan M. Kingsman and Kyriacos A. Mitrophanous

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