A truncated C-terminal fragment of Mycobacterium tuberculosis HSP70 gene enhanced potency of HBV DNA vaccine.


DNA vaccine represents an attractive approach to therapy of chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection because of its ability to generate antigen-specific immunity; nevertheless, there is still a need to increase the potency of DNA vaccine. Mycobacterium tuberculosis heat shock protein70 (HSP70) has both chaperon and cytokine functions, and has been shown to… (More)


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