Jump to Main Content
- Zhang, Xiu-Xiang; Yu, Hui; Wang, Xiao-Hu; Li, Xiu-Zhen; Zhu, Yan-Ping; Li, Hao-Xin; Luo, Sheng-Jun; Yuan, Zi-Guo
- Vaccine 2013 v.31 no.4 pp. 698-703
- Agrobacterium radiobacter; Chlamydophila psittaci; antibodies; antigens; blood serum; callus; enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay; gene expression; genetically modified organisms; immunity; immunization; immunoglobulin A; immunoglobulin G; interferon-gamma; interleukin-2; interleukin-4; interleukin-5; lung function; mice; outer membrane proteins; psittacosis; rice; seeds; transforming growth factor beta; vaccines; virulence
- ... Avian chlamydiosis is caused by Chlamydophila psittaci (Cp. psittaci) and major outer membrane protein (MOMP) of Cp. psittaci is an excellent vaccine candidate. In this study, the MOMP gene was expressed in rice callus by the Agrobacterium tumefaciens vector. The production of protein in transgenic rice seeds was confirmed and quantified by Western-blot and ELISA, the results demonstrating that th ...