Reconstituted Sendai Virus Envelopes as a Vehicle for the Introduction of Soluble Macromolecules and Membrane Components into Animal Cells

  • M. Beigel
  • G. Eytan
  • A. Loyter
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 47)


During the past few years attempts have been made by different groups to develop methods for the introduction of macromolecules into living cells1-3. Such technology can serve as an excellent tool for the study of various problems in modern cell biology and medicine, which otherwise could not have been studied.


Virus Envelope Cell Plasma Membrane Viral Glycoprotein Sendai Virus Semliki Forest Virus 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Beigel
    • 1
  • G. Eytan
    • 2
  • A. Loyter
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biological ChemistryThe Hebrew University of Jerusalem Institute of Life SciencesJerusalemIsrael
  2. 2.Department of Biology TechnionIsrael Institute of TechnologyHaifaIsrael

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