The latest edition of Gene and Cell Therapy provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of the tools and state-of-the-art technologies that are currently available in this field. Written by international leaders, this third edition features 12 additional chapters that address such new topics as gene and cell therapies for diabetes and cardiovascular disease, relevant nanotechnologies, siRNA therapeutics, dendrimers, clinical trials, human embryonic stem cell research, tissue engineering, and novel polymers. All chapters in the text have been substantially updated and revised to reflect the latest information available in the field.