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Department of Microbiology and Physiological Systems

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


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.


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

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

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