Naked DNA in Gene Therapy


‘Naked DNA’ is DNA without an association with any synthetic or naturally occurring compounds. Significant progress has been made in the use of naked DNA for gene delivery.

Keywords: electroporation; gene therapy; hydrodynamic DNA delivery; naked DNA; nonviral vector


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Liu, Dexi, Satoh, Etsuko, and Knapp, Joseph E(Jan 2006) Naked DNA in Gene Therapy. In: eLS. John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester. [doi: 10.1038/npg.els.0005744]