Gene therapy in plastic surgery Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Genetic Therapy
  • Reconstructive Surgical Procedures

abstract

  • Recent developments in gene therapy have shown promise in the treatment of soft-tissue repair, bone formation, nerve regeneration, and cranial suture development. This special topic article reviews commonly used methods of gene therapy and discusses their various advantages and disadvantages. In addition, an overview of new developments in gene therapy as they relate to plastic surgery is provided.

publication date

  • February 12, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 11818860

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 716

end page

  • 34

volume

  • 109

number

  • 2