Glyco-engineering of biotherapeutic proteins in plants.

  title={Glyco-engineering of biotherapeutic proteins in plants.},
  author={Kisung Ko and Mi-Hyun Ahn and Mira Song and Y K Choo and Hyun Soon Kim and Kinarm Ko and Hyouk Joung},
  journal={Molecules and cells},
  volume={25 4},
Many therapeutic glycoproteins have been successfully generated in plants. Plants have advantages regarding practical and economic concerns, and safety of protein production over other existing systems. However, plants are not ideal expression systems for the production of biopharmaceutical proteins, due to the fact that they are incapable of the authentic… CONTINUE READING