Production of influenza H1N1 vaccine from MDCK cells using a novel disposable packed-bed bioreactor.
Summary of "Production of influenza H1N1 vaccine from MDCK cells using a novel disposable packed-bed bioreactor."
A process for human influenza H1N1 virus vaccine production from Madin-Darby canine kidney (MDCK) cells using a novel packed-bed bioreactor is described in this report. The mini-bioreactor was used to study the relationship between cell density and glucose consumption rate and to optimize the infection parameters of the influenza H1N1 virus (A/New Caledonia/20/99). The MDCK cell culture and virus infection were then monitored in a disposable perfusion bioreactor (AmProtein Current Perfusion Bioreactor) with proportional-integral-derivative control of pH, dissolved O(2) (DO), agitation, and temperature. During 6 days of culture, the total cell number increased from 2.0 × 10(9) to 3.2 × 10(10) cells. The maximum virus titers of 768 hemagglutinin units/100 μL and 7.8 × 10(7) 50 % tissue culture infectious doses/mL were obtained 3 days after infection. These results demonstrate that using a disposable perfusion bioreactor for large-scale cultivation of MDCK cells, which allows for the control of DO, pH, and other conditions, is a convenient and stable platform for industrial-scale production of influenza vaccines.
Nation Engineering Laboratory for AIDS Vaccine, Jilin University, Changchun, 130012, China.
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Name: Applied microbiology and biotechnology
- PubMed Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22945265
- DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00253-012-4375-7
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