Molecular and Cellular Therapies for Motor Neuron Diseases

Written By Nicholas M Boulis
Molecular and Cellular Therapies for Motor Neuron Diseases
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 18 January 2017
  • ISBN : 0128025247
  • Pages : 336 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Molecular and Cellular Therapies for Motor Neuron Diseases written by Nicholas M Boulis which was release on 18 January 2017, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Molecular and Cellular Therapies for Motor Neuron Diseases discusses the basics of the diseases, also covering advances in research and clinical trials. The book provides a resource for students that will help them learn the basics in a detailed manner that is required for scientists and clinicians. Users will find a comprehensive overview of the background of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS/Lou Gehrig’s Disease) and Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), along with the current understanding of their genetics and mechanisms. In addition, the book details gene and cell therapies that have been developed and their translation to clinical trials. Provides an overview of gene and cell therapies for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and other motor neuron diseases Edited by a leading Neurosurgeon and two research scientists to promote synthesis between basic neuroscience and clinical relevance Presents a great resource for researchers and practitioners in neuroscience, neurology, and gene and cell therapy

Molecular and Cellular Therapies for Motor Neuron Diseases

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  • Author : Nicholas M Boulis,Deirdre O’Connor,Anthony Donsante
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-01-18
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 0128025247
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Summary : Molecular and Cellular Therapies for Motor Neuron Diseases discusses the basics of the diseases, also covering advances in research and clinical trials. The book provides a resource for students that will help them learn the basics in a detailed manner that is required for scientists and clinicians. Users will find ...

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