New breakthrough in fight against AHS

Biopharming Research Unit (BRU)​ in the greenhouse (from left) Dr Ann Meyers, Prof Ed Rybicki and Assoc Prof Inga Hitzeroth.

Researchers at the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Biopharming Research Unit (BRU)​ in the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology have created a promising new vaccine candidate to help prevent the devastating effects of African Horse Sickness (AHS) – and they’re producing it in tobacco plants. Read the full article from the University of Cape Town here