UMMS Affiliation

Department of Microbiology and Physiological Systems

Date

9-8-2015

Document Type

Editorial

Disciplines

Biochemistry | Immunity | Immunology of Infectious Disease | Immunoprophylaxis and Therapy | Structural Biology | Virology | Virus Diseases

Abstract

Virus-like particles (VLPs) are increasingly being considered as vaccine candidates for a variety of human and animal pathogens. Our results demonstrate that the conformation of antigens in VLPs is of critical importance for optimal stimulation of protective as well as durable immune responses.

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Citation: Oncotarget. 2015 Sep 8;6(26):21781-2. DOI: 10.18632/oncotarget.5102. Link to article on publisher's website

DOI of Published Version

10.18632/oncotarget.5102

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Keywords

Immunology and Microbiology Section, Immune response, Immunity, protein conformation, respiratory syncytial virus, vaccine, fusion protein

Journal Title

Oncotarget

PubMed ID

26318167

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