Gene- and Cell-Based Treatment Strategies for the Eye Ebook

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In this book leading experts provide detailed descriptions of the exciting treatments that are expected to become part of the ophthalmologists arsenal within the next 1020 years The treatments discussed relate to a wide variety of conditions including macular degeneration Lebers congenital amaurosis retinitis pigmentosa choroideremia and retinoschisis The authors explain clearly how different gene and cell therapies work and provide first-hand accounts of the difficulties that they have faced in bringing these technologies to clinical trial such as issues relating to funding and ownership Results achieved to date are presented and the further steps required before the treatment in question can become a routine option are considered Gene- and Cell-Based Treatment Strategies for the Eye is unique in showing the organic development of cutting-edge science into potential treatments for eye disease without compromising on accurate reporting of scientific facts It will persuade the average practitioner or researcher whether ophthalmologist health worker or scientist that change is indeed coming and is not just a hollow promise of the tabloid mediaGene- and Cell-Based Treatment Strategies for the Eye EbookBy Elizabeth P Rakoczy Publisher Springer Print ISBN 9783662451878 3662451875 eText ISBN 9783662451885 3662451883 Copyright year 2015 Format EPUB Available from 11900 USD SKU 9783662451885

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In this book leading experts provide detailed descriptions of the exciting treatments that are expected to become part of the ophthalmologists arsenal within the next 1020 years The treatments discussed relate to a wide variety of conditions including macular degeneration Lebers congenital amaurosis retinitis pigmentosa choroideremia and retinoschisis The authors explain clearly how different gene and cell therapies work and provide first-hand accounts of the difficulties that they have faced in bringing these technologies to clinical trial such as issues relating to funding and ownership Results achieved to date are presented and the further steps required before the treatment in question can become a routine option are considered Gene- and Cell-Based Treatment Strategies for the Eye is unique in showing the organic development of cutting-edge science into potential treatments for eye disease without compromising on accurate reporting of scientific facts It will persuade the average practitioner or researcher whether ophthalmologist health worker or scientist that change is indeed coming and is not just a hollow promise of the tabloid mediaGene- and Cell-Based Treatment Strategies for the Eye EbookBy Elizabeth P Rakoczy Publisher Springer Print ISBN 9783662451878 3662451875 eText ISBN 9783662451885 3662451883 Copyright year 2015 Format EPUB Available from 11900 USD SKU 9783662451885