MRI-guided gene therapy

Xiaoming Yang, Ergin Atalar

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Abstract

MRI has the ability to generate high-contrast and high-resolution images, to obtain multiple diagnostic evaluations of organ function and morphology, and to provide multiple image planes with no risk of ionizing radiation. Recent efforts have focused on using MR technology to monitor gene delivery, to enhance gene transfection/transduction, and to track gene expression. This review summarizes the current status of MRI-guided gene therapy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2958-2961
Number of pages4
JournalFEBS Letters
Volume580
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - May 22 2006

Keywords

  • Gene therapy
  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • MRI-guided therapy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Biophysics
  • Molecular Biology

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    Yang, X., & Atalar, E. (2006). MRI-guided gene therapy. FEBS Letters, 580(12), 2958-2961. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.febslet.2006.04.027