Cellular engineering for the treatment of metabolic disorders: prospects for therapy in diabetes.


Journal Article

Significant advances in the areas of identification of disease susceptibility genes and gene transfer technologies have fueled new initiatives in cellular engineering as a means for treating metabolic disease. This article utilizes new findings from such work as the blueprint for a discussion of the prospects for gene therapy in diabetes mellitus.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Newgard, CB

Published Date

  • October 1992

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 10 / 10

Start / End Page

  • 1112 - 1120

PubMed ID

  • 1369396

Pubmed Central ID

  • 1369396

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0733-222X


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States