Monday, June 06, 2005

Chickens lay anti-cancer drugs in eggs

06/06/2005 Reuters

Investigators have developed genetically engineered hens that lay eggs containing high levels of anti-cancer antibodies. The feat demonstrates how the birds can be used as "pharmaceutical bioreactors" to make many other drugs, the British gene therapy company Oxford Biomedica announced on Friday.


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