This episode: Adding adapters to anti-cancer virus helps it avoid destruction by the body so it can target the tumors!
Thanks to Dr. Andreas Plückthun for his contribution!
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Schmid M, Ernst P, Honegger A, Suomalainen M, Zimmermann M, Braun L, Stauffer S, Thom C, Dreier B, Eibauer M, Kipar A, Vogel V, Greber UF, Medalia O, Plückthun A. 2018. Adenoviral vector with shield and adapter increases tumor specificity and escapes liver and immune control. Nat Commun 9:450.
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