Current status of cardiovascular gene therapy.

  title={Current status of cardiovascular gene therapy.},
  author={Tuomas T. Rissanen and Seppo Yl{\"a}-Herttuala},
  journal={Molecular therapy : the journal of the American Society of Gene Therapy},
  volume={15 7},
Gene transfer for the therapeutic modulation of cardiovascular diseases is an expanding area of gene therapy. During the last decade several approaches have been designed for the treatment of hyperlipidemias, post-angioplasty restenosis, hypertension, and heart failure, and for protection of vascular by-pass grafts and promotion of therapeutic angiogenesis… CONTINUE READING