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Potential Gene Therapy for Intervertebral Disc Degeneration

By Kotaro Nishida, Koichiro Maeno, Kakutani Kenichiro, Takashi Yurube, and Masahiro Kurosaka

Submitted: October 22nd 2010Reviewed: May 19th 2011Published: August 23rd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/17787

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Kotaro Nishida, Koichiro Maeno, Kakutani Kenichiro, Takashi Yurube, and Masahiro Kurosaka (August 23rd 2011). Potential Gene Therapy for Intervertebral Disc Degeneration, Gene Therapy Applications Chunsheng Kang, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/17787. Available from:

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