Design Platforms of Nanocapsules for Human Therapeutics or Vaccines

Masaaki Kawano, Li Xing, Kit Lam, Hiroshi Handa, Tatsuo Miyamura, Susan Barnett, Indresh K. Srivastava, R. Holland Cheng

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationDevelopment of Vaccines: From Discovery to Clinical Testing
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages15
ISBN (Print)9780470256374
StatePublished - Jun 6 2011


  • Nanocapsule design platform, human therapeutics-virus-like particles (VLPs), clinical use
  • Tailoring vlps, capsid surface alteration-genetic fusion, immunogenic epitopes of other pathogens
  • Viral capsids, potential nanocarriers-biologically active materials, for specific cell types

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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