plantibody


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plantibody

A type of antibody first produced in tobacco, plantibodies have the advantage of being less immunogenic than mouse antibodies; they have been used in research and have potential therapeutic value.
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The plantibody won approval on April 11 and is being used in manufacturing the vaccine.
Ma of Guy's Hospital in London and his colleagues described the first use of a plantibody in people.
Growth of BY-2 suspension cells and plantibody production in single-use bioreactors.