Nonviral Vectors For Gene Therapy: Lipid- And Polymer-based Gene Transfer by Leaf HuangNonviral Vectors For Gene Therapy: Lipid- And Polymer-based Gene Transfer by Leaf Huang

Nonviral Vectors For Gene Therapy: Lipid- And Polymer-based Gene Transfer

byLeaf HuangEditorDexi Liu, Ernst Wagner

Hardcover | November 13, 2014

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The field of genetics is rapidly evolving, and new medical breakthroughs are occurring as a result of advances in our knowledge of genetics.Advances in Geneticscontinually publishes important reviews of the broadest interest to geneticists and their colleagues in affiliated disciplines.

  • Includes methods for testing with ethical, legal, and social implications
  • Critically analyzes future directions
  • Written and edited by recognized leaders in the field
Title:Nonviral Vectors For Gene Therapy: Lipid- And Polymer-based Gene TransferFormat:HardcoverDimensions:428 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:November 13, 2014Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128001488

ISBN - 13:9780128001486


Table of Contents

  1. Non-Viral Vectors: We Have Come a Long Way
    Tyler Goodwin and Leaf Huang
  2. Lipid Nanoparticles for Gene Delivery
    Yi Zhao and Leaf Huang
  3. Nanotechnology for in vivo targeted siRNA Delivery
    James E. Dahlman, Kevin J. Kauffman, Robert Langer and Daniel G. Anderson
  4. Lipid Nanoparticles for Short Interfering RNA Delivery
    Alex K.K. Leung, Yuen Yi C. Tam and Pieter R. Cullis
  5. Composite Nanoparticles for Gene Delivery
    Yuhua Wang and Leaf Huang
  6. Multifunctional Enveloped Nano Devices (MENDs)
    Yusuke Sato, Takashi Nakamura, Yuma Yamada, Hidetaka Akita and Hideyoshi Harashima
  7. Lipid-Coated Calcium Phosphate Nanoparticles for Non-Viral Gene Therapy
    Matthew T. Haynes and Leaf Huang
  8. Polymers for Nucleic Acid Transfer An Overview
    Ernst Wagner
  9. Recent Developments in Nucleic Acid Delivery with Polyethylenimines
    Patrick Neuberg and Antoine Kichler
  10. Bioresponsive Polymer-Based Nucleic Acid Carriers
    Hiroyasu Takemoto, Kanjiro Miyata, Nobuhiro Nishiyama and Kazunori Kataoka
  11. Chitosan-Based Nanoparticles for Mucosal Delivery of RNAi Therapeutics
    Alina Martirosyan, Morten Jarlstad Olesen and Kenneth A. Howard
  12. Polycation-Mediated Integrated Cell Death Processes
    Ladan Parhamifar, Helene Andersen, Linping Wu, Arnaldur Hall, Diana Hudecz and Seyed Moien Moghimi

Editorial Reviews

Praise for previous volumes in the series: "Outstanding both in variety and in the quality of its contributions."--Nature "Can be highly recommended to geneticists, and biologists in general...will prove to be of high importance for the development of the science of genetics."--Science