Tech ID: 05.395
The peptide aptamer technology is a new and broadly applicable strategy to target eukaryotic ssDNA viruses. These peptide aptamers can be expressed in transgenic organisms to confer resistance to viral infection or can be delivered directly to an infected organism to block the spread of the infection.
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Granted: US 8,168,748; US 9,102,705; IN 276133
Lopez-Ochoa L, Ramirez-Prado J, Hanley-Bowdoin L (2006). Peptide aptamers that bind to a geminivirus replication protein interfere with viral replication in plant cells. J Virol; 80(12): 5841-5953. https://dx.doi.org/10.1128%2FJVI.02698-05