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Vaccines from tabacco plants?
« on: 15/11/2011 17:09:13 »
A new biotechnology company called Medicago have developed a technique for quickly and cheaply producing vaccines using tobacco plants.  Genes from the flu virus are added to the plants using a bacterial Trojan horse and Professor Brian Ward from McGill University is the medical officer for Medicago and he told me how it works.......
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