UNIT 5.4 Overview of the Baculovirus Expression System
Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Protein Science
How to Cite
Murphy, C. I. and Piwnica-Worms, H. 2001. Overview of the Baculovirus Expression System. Current Protocols in Protein Science. 00:5.4:5.4.1–5.4.4.
- Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
- Published Print: JUN 1995
Baculoviruses have emerged as a popular system for overproducing recombinant proteins in eukaryotic cells. This overview unit describes the baculovirus life cycle and expression system, and also provides information on vectors and protocols for using the baculovirus expression system.