Plantibodies: Emerging Technology

Plantibodies: Emerging Technology

Recently two healthcare workers infected with Ebola Virus (EBOV) were treated with a “mystery serum” which turned out to be a cocktail of monoclonal antibodies (Mabs) to EBOV, similar to receiving anti-venom for a snake bite. [see Mystery Serum Links below] What is...
Ebola Virus Primer

Ebola Virus Primer

Ebola Virus is in the news again. The latest Ebola outbreak in Africa has killed more than 670 people including a prominent Liberian doctor and two American doctors. World Health Organization (WHO) calls the latest outbreak the largest recorded outbreak to date. ...