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Gene Therapy for Cartilage and Bone Tissue Engineering

Authors: Hu, Yu-Chen

  • Discusses the use of various viral vectors for cartilage and bone tissue engineering
  • Emphasizes the use of gene therapy techniques
  • Thorough treatise on an emerging subject
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"Gene Therapy for Cartilage and Bone Tissue Engineering" outlines the tissue engineering and possible applications of gene therapy in the field of biomedical engineering as well as basic principles of gene therapy, vectors and gene delivery, specifically for cartilage and bone engineering. It is intended for tissue engineers, cell therapists, regenerative medicine scientists and engineers, gene therapist and virologists. Dr. Yu-Chen Hu is a Distinguished Professor at the Department of Chemical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University and has received the Outstanding Research Award (National Science Council), Asia Research Award (Society of Chemical Engineers, Japan) and Professor Tsai-Teh Lai Award (Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers). He is also a fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) and a member of the Tissue Engineering International & Regenerative Medicine Society (TERMIS)-Asia Pacific Council.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Gene Therapy for Cartilage and Bone Tissue Engineering
Authors
Series Title
SpringerBriefs in Bioengineering
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-53923-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-53923-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-53922-0
Series ISSN
2193-097X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 89
Number of Illustrations and Tables
2 b/w illustrations, 9 illustrations in colour
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