Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy : Advances in Therapeutics Hardback
Edited by Jeffrey S. (University of Washington, Seattle, USA) Chamberlain, Thomas A. (Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA) Rando
Part of the Neurological Disease and Therapy series
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) is one of the most prevalent genetic disorders of childhood and currently stands as an incurable condition.
This authoritative guide provides a clear overview of the latest current and experimental approaches to the treatment of DMD and examines the clinical, genetic, and pathophysiological aspects of the disease in the context of emerging therapeutic modalities.
The only available source on the subject, this reference emphasizes the importance of accurate diagnosis, carrier detection, and genetic counseling, and supplies state-of-the-art contributions on pharmacological interventions, regenerative medicine, and gene therapy.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 496 pages, 32 Halftones, black and white; 19 Tables, black and white; 75 Illustrations, black and wh
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
- Publication Date: 27/02/2006
- Category: Hereditary diseases & disorders
- ISBN: 9780824723255