Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1989, 54, 516-522

Synthetic segments of influenza virus haemagglutinins

Jan Ježeka, Ivo Bláhaa, Milan Zaorala, Eva Hamšíkováb, Hana Závadováb and Vladimír Vonkab

a Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, 166 10 Prague 6
b Department of Experimental Virology, Institute of Sera and Vaccines, 101 03 Prague 10


Ala97HA-1 (91-108) (I), Met97HA-1 (91-108) (II), HA-2 (1-13) (III), HA-1 (185-200) (IV) segments of influenza virus Victoria/75 (H3N2) haemagglutinins were prepared by solid phase peptide synthesis and conjugated to TT and BSA, respectively. The conjugates were tested for immunogenicity in rabbits.