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Precision Medicine, CRISPR, and Genome Engineering

Moving from Association to Biology and Therapeutics

  • Stephen H. Tsang

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 1016)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Introduction to the CRISPR Revolution

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. James E. DiCarlo, Anurag Deeconda, Stephen H. Tsang
      Pages 3-27
  3. CRISPR in Model Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Anindya Bandyopadhyay, Shamik Mazumdar, Xiaojia Yin, William Paul Quick
      Pages 101-120
  4. The Future of CRISPR

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Xinyi Guo, Poonam Chitale, Neville E. Sanjana
      Pages 123-145
    3. Galaxy Y. Cho, Sally Justus, Jesse D. Sengillo, Stephen H. Tsang
      Pages 147-155
    4. Soren H. Hough, Ayokunmi Ajetunmobi
      Pages 157-178

About this book

Introduction

This book presents descriptive overviews of gene editing strategies across multiple species while also offering in-depth insight on complex cases of application in the field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine.  Chapters feature contributions from leaders in stem cell therapy and biology, providing a comprehensive view of the application of gene therapy in numerous fields with an emphasis on ophthalmology, stem cells, and agriculture. The book also highlights recent major technological advances, including ZFN, TALEN, and CRISPR. Precision Medicine, CRISPR, and Genome Engineering is part of the highly successful Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology series. It is an indispensable resource for researchers and students in genetics as well as clinicians. 

Keywords

Genetically Modified gRNA Design Ophthalmologic Disease ZFN TALEN

Editors and affiliations

  • Stephen H. Tsang
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of Ophthalmology, Pathology & Cell Biology and Biomedical EngineeringInstitute of Human Nutrition, Columbia Stem Cell Initiative, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, Graduate Program in Neurobiology & Behavior, Columbia UniversityNew YorkUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-63904-8
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-63903-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-63904-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
  • Series Online ISSN 2214-8019
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