Forskning ved Københavns Universitet - Københavns Universitet

Forside

Viral hepatitis: Cell-culture-derived HCV--a promising vaccine antigen

Publikation: Bidrag til tidsskriftTidsskriftartikelForskningfagfællebedømt

With millions of humans infected yearly with HCV, leading to cirrhosis and cancer, a vaccine is urgently needed. Cultured virus particles constitute the antigen in most antiviral vaccines. A study in mice demonstrated induction of neutralizing antibodies by immunization with cell-culture-derived HCV, providing new possibilities for vaccine development.

OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftNature Reviews. Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Vol/bind10
Udgave nummer9
Sider (fra-til)508-9
Antal sider2
ISSN1759-5045
DOI
StatusUdgivet - sep. 2013

ID: 122662967