Journal of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology

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Year
: 2010  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 37--41

Gene Therapy and its Application in Dentistry


Anshul Khandelwal1, Sarbani Deb Sikdar1, Raj Kumar Diwan1, Savita Ghom1, Anil Ghom2 
1 Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Chhattisgarh Dental College and Research Institute, Rajnandgaon, Chhattisgarh, India
2 Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Chhattisgarh Dental College and Research Institute Rajnandgaon, Chhattisgarh, India

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Anshul Khandelwal
Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Chhattisgarh Dental College and Research Institute, Rajnandgaon, Chhattisgarh
India

As evolution is a continous process with the advancement of the technology, the researches are in continuous to understand the cellular and molecular basic of every disease. As in most of the diseases conventional method is not giving satisfactory results, thus focus is on gene therapy located to treat not only inherited disease but also acquired ones. The gene therapy has broad spectrum application in the field of dentistry like in cancerous and precancerous condition, salivary gland disorders, autoimmune diseases, bone repair, DNA vaccination, etc. Thus, aim of this article is to focus in brief of the basic of gene therapy and about its applications in the field of dentistry.


How to cite this article:
Khandelwal A, Sikdar SD, Diwan RK, Ghom S, Ghom A. Gene Therapy and its Application in Dentistry.J Indian Acad Oral Med Radiol 2010;22:37-41


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Khandelwal A, Sikdar SD, Diwan RK, Ghom S, Ghom A. Gene Therapy and its Application in Dentistry. J Indian Acad Oral Med Radiol [serial online] 2010 [cited 2023 Feb 4 ];22:37-41
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