The Resource Gene therapy : treating disease by repairing genes, Joseph Panno

Gene therapy : treating disease by repairing genes, Joseph Panno

Label
Gene therapy : treating disease by repairing genes
Title
Gene therapy
Title remainder
treating disease by repairing genes
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Panno
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
615.8/95
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RB155.8
LC item number
.P36 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Facts on File science library
  • The "new biology" series
Label
Gene therapy : treating disease by repairing genes, Joseph Panno
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-155) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Genetic disorders -- Immune deficiencies -- Breast cancer -- Colon cancer -- Melanoma -- Cystic fibrosis -- Hemophilia -- Liver disease -- Cardiovascular disease -- Muscular dystrophy -- Alzheimer's disease -- Parkinson's disease -- Huntington's disease -- Viruses: the cornerstone of gene therapy -- Viruses are living crystals -- Viral genomes may be RNA or DNA -- Viruses evolved from plasmids -- Viruses know how to infect cells -- The virus as a gene vehicle -- Viruses used in gene therapy -- Ashi DeSilva: a promising start -- Clinical trials defined -- Cells of the immune system -- Adenosine deaminase (ADA) -- Preliminary research -- Clinical procedure for ADA gene therapy -- The DeSilva clinical trial -- Jesse Gelsinger: down to earth -- Ornithine transcarbamylase (OTC) -- Preliminary research -- Clinical procedure for OTC gene therapy -- The Gelsinger clinical trial -- The investigation -- Concluding remarks -- Future prospects -- Safer vehicles -- Reducing immune rejection of the vector -- Improved risk assessment -- Redesigning human anatomy and physiology -- Ethics of gene therapy -- The Belmont report -- Clinical trials -- Physiological enhancement -- Cosmetic applications -- Legal issues -- Regulatory agencies -- The Gelsinger legal trial -- International regulation -- Resource center -- Eucaryote cell primer -- Recombinant DNA primer -- The human genome project -- X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID-X1) -- Alzheimer's disease (AD) -- Huntington's disease (HD)
Control code
ocm61710307
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 172 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816067343
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21383236
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61710307
  • pebco0816067341

Library Locations

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