- Transgenic plant-derived siRNAs can suppress propagation of influenza virus in mammalian cellsYuanxiang Zhou
Department of Botany, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, PR China
FEBS Lett 577:345-50. 2004..These results demonstrate that plant-derived siRNAs can inhibit viral propagation through RNA interference and could potentially be applied in control of viral-borne diseases...
- Expression of viral capsid protein antigen against Epstein-Barr virus in plastids of Nicotiana tabacum cv. SR1Maggie Y T Lee
Department of Botany, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
Biotechnol Bioeng 94:1129-37. 2006..The EBV VCA mRNA was actively transcribed in the transplastomic plants and antigen production was detected. This study indicates that plastid transformation could be a promising strategy in EBV VCA antigen production...