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Atherosclerosis: Gene Therapy

  1. Seppo Ylä-Herttuala

Published Online: 15 SEP 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470015902.a0006042

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Ylä-Herttuala, S. 2006. Atherosclerosis: Gene Therapy. eLS. .

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  1. University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 SEP 2006

Abstract

Knowledge of the human genome has opened up the possibility of developing gene therapy for several inherited and acquired diseases, such as atherosclerosis and its complications.

Keywords:

  • gene therapy;
  • atherosclerosis;
  • inherited diseases;
  • dyslipidemias;
  • coronary heart disease