Antibody for killing dengue virus

Antibody for killing dengue virus

A study published in the journal, Nature Communications has revealed the identification of the powerful antibody 5J7 to kill the dengue virus. It is found to be effective against the virus in minute amount, i.e. 10-9 g of antibody is sufficient to neutralise the infection of dengue serotype 3 virus. This finding promises the development of effective dengue treatments.


How to cite this article:
Hameedunissa Begum Shariff. Antibody for killing dengue virus. BioLim O-Media. 10 November, 2016. 4(11).
Available from: http://archive.biolim.org/omedia/read/BOMA0144.