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Molecular Biotechnology

, 11:137 | Cite as

Rabies vaccine

Developments employing molecular biology methods
  • Claudio Carlos Paolazzi
  • Oscar Pérez
  • Javier De Filippo
Research

Abstract

Rabies vaccines produced by means of molecular biology are described. Recombinant vaccines employing either viruses as vectors (vaccinia, adenovirus, poxvirus, baculovirus, plant viruses) or a plasmid vector carrying the rabies virus glycoprotein gene are discussed. Synthetic peptide technology directed to rabies vaccine production is also presented.

Index Entries

Rabies vaccines DNA recombinant technology 

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© Humana Press Inc. 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Claudio Carlos Paolazzi
    • 1
  • Oscar Pérez
  • Javier De Filippo
  1. 1.Servicio Vacuna AntirrábicaInstituto Nacional de Produccion de Biologicos, A.N.L.I.S.Argentina

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