Gene powders for inhalation therapy of lung diseases
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Presentation
- By: OKAMOTO, Hirokazu (Meijo University, Nagoya, Japan)
The gene therapy so far usually employs intravenous injection of a gene solution to human. The purpose of this study was to develop gene powders to deliver a gene or siRNA to the lungs. The gene powders with mannitol as a carrier were prepared by dispersing aqueous pCMV-Luc solutions with or without chitosan as a cationic vector in a.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.