Results for: monoclonal-antibody

What is alemtuzumab?

Alemtuzumab is a humanized monoclonal antibody that selectively binds to CD52.that is used to reduce the numbers of circulating malignant cells of patients who have B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia (B-CLL).Alemtuzumab is sold as Campath Full Answer

What is monoclonal antibody BT-061?

BT-061 is a therapeutic monoclonal antibody that selectively activates regulatory T cells. BT-061 is currently clinically developed by Biotest AG (Germany) for the treatment of autoimmune diseases like Rheumatoid Arthritis and Chronic Plaque Psoriasis. First signs of efficacy with BT-061… Full Answer

What is an hybridoma cell?

a hybrid cell formed by the fusion of a myeloma cell and an antibody-producing cell. Hybridomas are used to produce monoclonal antibodies. Mosby's Medical Dictionary, 8th edition. © 2009, Elsevier. Full Answer