Apr 6, 2023

Programmable protein delivery with a bacterial contractile injection system

Posted by in category: futurism

The tail fibre of an extracellular contractile injection system (eCIS) from Photorhabdus asymbiotica recognizes targets expressed on eukaryotic host cells, and can be reprogrammed to target specific organisms and cell types for delivery of novel protein payloads.

Comments are closed.