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Transgenic Plants as Biofactories for the Production of Biopharmaceuticals: A Case Study of Human Placental Lactogen

By Iratxe Urreta and Sonia Castañón

Submitted: March 31st 2011Reviewed: August 8th 2011Published: March 7th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/31515

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Iratxe Urreta and Sonia Castañón (March 7th 2012). Transgenic Plants as Biofactories for the Production of Biopharmaceuticals: A Case Study of Human Placental Lactogen, Transgenic Plants - Advances and Limitations, Yelda Özden Çiftçi, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/31515. Available from:

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