fusion protein(redirected from Viral fusion proteins)
fu·sion pro·tein(fyū'zhŭn prō'tēn)
Biotechnologic product targeting malignant cells and some normal lymphocytes containing interleukin-2 (IL-2) receptors; used for treatment of patients with advanced and recurrent cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.
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A protein made from the natural or artificial hybridization and translation of two distinct genes.
See also: protein
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fusion proteina hybrid recombinant PROTEIN that contains AMINO ACIDS coded for by the VECTOR DNA attached to the cloned GENE product.
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