Evaluation of eukaryotic promoters for the construction of DNA vaccines for aquaculture.

@article{GomezChiarri1999EvaluationOE,
  title={Evaluation of eukaryotic promoters for the construction of DNA vaccines for aquaculture.},
  author={Marta Gomez-Chiarri and L A Chiaverini},
  journal={Genetic analysis : biomolecular engineering},
  year={1999},
  volume={15 3-5},
  pages={121-4}
}
We evaluated fish promoters as an alternative to viral promoters in the construction of DNA vaccines for aquaculture. A carp beta-actin promoter drove expression of the luciferase gene in live fish tissue to levels comparable to the CMVtk promoter.