The study, which appears in the March 2006 issue of Nature by Dr. By Dr. Cam Patterson, Ernest and Hazel Craige Distinguished Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Chief, Division of Cardiology and Director of the Carolina Cardiovascular Biology Center. Patterson is also a member of the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Collaborator Dr.an, both the Carolina Cardiovascular Biology Center, and colleague Dr. Douglas M. Associate professor of cell biology and developmental biology.
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Dana-Farber colleagues began their studies with the avian flu virus. It scanned tens of billions of monoclonal antibodies produced in bacterial viruses , or bacteriophages, and found 10 antibody active. Against four large trunks of H5N1 bird flu against Virus Encouraged by this result, they were working with Rubenstein O. Of CDC influenza A Division, and determined that the three monoclonal antibodies have wide neutralization abilities, as into cell cultures and in mice against representative strains of the other tested known influenza A against Virus.
Their findings may also help you vaccines developers. Current of influenza vaccines objectives the constantly mutating conductors the HA protein, and not to generate and easy antibodies the conserved region in the neck.