Journal article

Immune responses against hepatitis C virus genotype 3a virus-like particles in mice: A novel VLP prime-adenovirus boost strategy

Anuj Kumar, Soma Das, Ranajoy Mullick, Priyanka Lahiri, Ranjitha Tatineni, Debashree Goswami, Prasanna Bhat, Joseph Torresi, Eric James Gowans, Anjali Anoop Karande, Saumitra Das

Vaccine | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2016

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

We are grateful to Takaji Wakita for sharing full length HCV-JFH1 construct. We thank Dr. C.M. Rice for providing Huh7.5 cell line. We acknowledge central animal facility, FACS facility, and EM facility for their help. Following peptides were obtained through BEI resources, NIAID, NIH: peptide array, Hepatitis C virus, K3a/650, Core, NR-4061; E1, NR-4062, E2, NR-4063. Our lab members are acknowledged for valuable suggestions. We thank Prof. M.S. Shaila and Prof. Udaykumar Ranga for scientific discussions. S.D. acknowledges Indo-Australian grant for research support from Department of Biotechnology. A.K. was supported with Ph.D. fellowship from Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India. So.D. was supported with Women Scientist BioCare fellowship from Department of Biotechnology.