Aim In recent years the interest for therapeutic and diagnostic applications of antibody fragments has increased steadily. The research mainly emphasizes on improvements of the antigen binding properties of the antibody fragments. However, upon application of these antibody fragments, several shortcomings became apparent. The functional properties of antibody fragments like stability, immunogenicity or shelf-life need improvement. An antibody fragments is build up of one or two immunoglobulin variable domains.
Effective start/end date1/10/0630/09/09

    Research areas

  • biology

    Flemish discipline codes

  • Biological sciences

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