Cell-mediated delivery systems

Kostantin Dobrenis

in Lysosomal Disorders of the Brain

Published in print February 2004 | ISBN: 9780198508786
Published online September 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191723803 | DOI:
Cell-mediated delivery systems

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Diseases that involve the central nervous system (CNS) pose one of the most difficult challenges in human therapy. Cell-mediated therapy (CMT) is a uniquely complex and powerful approach that offers an unparalleled advantage. This chapter reviews work in the area of CMT with a bias towards understanding the critical mechanisms that underlie successful CMT for CNS storage disease. It highlights the advantages offered by employing cells as the therapeutic agent.

Keywords: central nervous system; cell-mediated therapy; lysosomal storage disorders; CMT

Chapter.  23543 words. 

Subjects: Neuroscience

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