Is Gene Therapy Really Fruitful for Osteoarthritis?

Keywords: Guest, Comment, Gene Therapy, Osteoarthritis


Letter to Editor by Jayeeta Chowdhury, Dattatreya Mukherjee, Debraj Mukhopadhyay


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Author Biographies

Jayeeta Chowdhury

PG Scholar, School of Biotechnology, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India 

Dattatreya Mukherjee

MBBS student and Research Assistant, Jinan University, 601 Huangpu W Ave, Tian He Gong Yuan, Tianhe District, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China

Debraj Mukhopadhyay

Dept. of Public Health, School of Allied Health Sciences, Delhi Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research University (DPSRU), Govt. of N.C.T Delhi, New Delhi – 110017


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DOI: 10.26440/IHRJ/0501.04405
Published: 2021-04-25
How to Cite
Jayeeta Chowdhury, Dattatreya Mukherjee, Debraj Mukhopadhyay. Is Gene Therapy Really Fruitful for Osteoarthritis?. IHRJ [Internet]. 2021Apr.25 [cited 2024Jun.19];5(1):LE1-LE2. Available from:
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