The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center has launched a research collaboration with Pure MHC, LLC an innovative biotechnology company, to work toward the development of a vaccine for the COVID-19 virus.
“With OU, we are acquiring the actual COVID-19 virus, and we will infect cells and look for the targets on the infected cells. We will use those targets to either develop a vaccine or to directly target them with something like monoclonal antibodies.”
Curtis McMurtrey, PhD,
Director of Immuno-Proteomics for Pure MHC and a graduate of the OU Health Sciences Center.
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK AND AUSTIN, TX – The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center has launched a research collaboration with Pure MHC, LLC an innovative biotechnology company, to work toward the development of a vaccine for the COVID-19 virus.
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