From: NIBIB-NIH NEWS
1st Jul 2020 6:35 pm
Engineers use ‘DNA origami’ to identify vaccine design rules
Tue, 06/30/2020 – 10:46
Using DNA origami as a virus-like scaffold, researchers designed an HIV-like particle that provokes a strong response from human immune cells grown in the lab. They are now testing this approach as a potential vaccine candidate in live animals, and adapting it to SARS-CoV-2, as well as other pathogens.