Production of bioactive compounds in plant cells

Development of novel systems for the production of pharmaceuticals in plant cells.

Activity start 2010
Publications - Salyaev RK, Rigano MM, Rekoslavskaya NI. 2010. Development of plant-based mucosal vaccines against widespread infectious diseases. Expert Review of Vaccines. 9(8): 937-946 (Q2)
- Pinkhasov J et al. 2011. Recombinant plant-expressed tumor-associated MUC1 peptide is immunogenic and capable of breaking tolerance in MUC1.Tg mice. Plant Biotechnology Journal.  9:991-1001 (Q1)
- Scotti N, Rigano MM, Cardi T. 2012. Production of foreign proteins using plastid transformation. Biotechnology Advances. 30(2):387-397 (Q1)
- Rigano MM, Scotti N, Cardi T. 2012. Unsolved problems in plastid transformation. Bioengineered.  3(6):1-5 (Q2)
- Rigano MM, De Guzman G, Walmsley AM, Frusciante L, Barone A. 2013. Production of pharmaceutical proteins in Solanaceae food crops. Int. J. Mol. Sci.  14: 2753-2773 (Q3)
Permanent staff Amalia Barone (PA, AGR/07),  Maria Manuela Rigano(RU, BIO/04)
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Collaborations INTERNAZIONALI: Salyaev RK and Rekoslavskaya NI (Siberian Institute of Plant Physiology and Biochemistry of The Siberian Branch of the RAS, Russia); De Guzman G and Walmsley AM (Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia). NAZIONALI: Cardi Teodoro (CRA-ORT, Salerno)
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