Cervical cancer is the most common malignancy among women particularly in developing countries, with human papillomavirus (HPV) 16 causing 50% of invasive cervical cancers. A plant-based HPV vaccine is an alternative to the currently available virus-like particle (VLP) vaccines, and would be much less expensive.
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Zahin, M., Joh, J., Khanal, S., Husk, A., Mason, H., Warzecha, H., . . . Jenson, A. B. (2016). Scalable Production of HPV16 L1 Protein and VLPs from Tobacco Leaves. Plos One, 11(8). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0160995