Plant-derived antibody - definition of plant-derived antibody by The Free Dictionary
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n. pl. plan·ti·bod·ies
An engineered mammalian antibody produced in plant cells by the proliferation of a plant virus into which the antibody's genetic material has been introduced.
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The other plant-derived antibody
currently in phase II clinical trials is CaroRx, a chimeric secretory IgA/G produced in transgenic tobacco plants.