Chapter 2. Gene Therapy for Neurological Disorders: New Therapies or Human Experimentation?

  1. Justine Burley and
  2. John Harris
  1. P. R. Lowenstein

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756423.ch2

A Companion to Genethics

A Companion to Genethics

How to Cite

Lowenstein, P. R. (2004) Gene Therapy for Neurological Disorders: New Therapies or Human Experimentation?, in A Companion to Genethics (eds J. Burley and J. Harris), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470756423.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631206989

Online ISBN: 9780470756423

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • ethical aspect;
  • neurological disorder;
  • chemotherapy;
  • nucleotides;
  • manic-dipression

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • A (re)Defmition of what Human Gene Therapy is About

  • Neurological Gene Therapy

  • Ethics and Gene Therapy

  • Acknowledgments

  • Notes