Biomedicine & Biochemistry

Share this article:

Biomedicine & Biochemistry

  • Join our comunity:

Your Solution to Research in Virology

By: , Posted on: April 22, 2016

adenoviral vectors for gene therapy

We know there are many books to choose from! That is why we do our best to ensure that we present to you all of the breadth and depth of information Elsevier publishes. A great example of one of these excellent books in virology is discussed below.

This detailed, comprehensive, fully updated 2nd edition of Adenoviral Vectors for Gene Therapy provides the latest coverage of the gene delivery vehicles that are based on the adenovirus that is emerging as an important tool in gene therapy, highlighting their potential uses for the treatment of disease that includes information on their construction, propagation, and purification of adenoviral vectors. This book presents topics ranging from the basic biology of adenoviruses, through the construction and purification of adenoviral vectors, cutting-edge vectorology, and the use of adenoviral vectors in preclinical animal models, with final consideration of the regulatory issues surrounding human clinical gene therapy trials.

david curielEdited by David T. Curiel, M.D., Ph.D., the Director of the Cancer Biology Division of the Department of Radiation Oncology at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Curiel has been at Washington University School of Medicine since 2011 and in addition to his role as Director of the Cancer Biology Division, he is also Director of the Biologic Therapeutics Center.

Take a look inside the book with chapter 9, Targeted Adenoviral Vectors I: Transductional Targeting by Igor P. Dmitriev, Sergey A. Kaliberov and chapter 25 below:

Download (PDF, 920KB)

or Utility of Adenoviral Vectors in Animal Models of Human Disease II: Genetic Disease by Raymond John Pickles below:

Download (PDF, 1.01MB)

Elsevier’s books are available online via ScienceDirect, ebook, or in print format! You can purchase your own copy on the Elsevier Store. Use discount code “STC215” at checkout and save up to 30% on all purchases.

 

Connect with us on social media and stay up to date on new articles

Biomedicine & Biochemistry

The disciplines of biomedicine and biochemistry impact the lives of millions of people every day. Research in these areas has led to practical applications in cardiology, cancer treatment, respiratory medicine, drug development, and more. Interdisciplinary fields of study, including neuroscience, chemical engineering, nanotechnology, and psychology come together in this research to yield significant new discoveries. Elsevier’s biomedicine and biochemistry content spans a wide range of subject matter in various forms, including journals, books, eBooks, and online information services, enabling students, researchers, and clinicians to advance these fields. Learn more about our Biomedical and Biochemistry books here.