Immunotherapy of plant viral diseases

Eugenio Benvenuto, Paraskevi Taviadoraki

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The stable expression of antibodies in plants is one recent strategy for the unconventional control of plant viruses that is undergoing development. The advantages of this approach are its wide applicability and intrinsic safety; however, to be successful, the 'genetic immunization' of plants requires careful antibody design, efficient expression and targeting to appropriate cell compartments. © 1995.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)272 - 275
Number of pages4
JournalTrends in Microbiology
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 1995
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Microbiology
  • Virology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Microbiology (medical)

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