This project has a Band 2 fee. Details of our different fee bands can be found on our website (View Website). For information on how to apply for this project, please visit the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health Doctoral Academy website (View Website).
Informal enquiries may be made directly to the primary supervisor ([email protected]).
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Mattar CN, Wong AM, Hoefer K, Alonso-Ferrero ME, Buckley SM, Howe SJ, Cooper JD, Waddington SN, Chan JK, Rahim AA. Systemic gene delivery following intravenous administration of AAV9 to fetal and neonatal mice and late-gestation nonhuman primates. FASEB J 29:3876-3888, 2015