Cantuzumab mertansine

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Cantuzumab mertansine?
Mertansine mab structure.svg
Monoclonal antibody
Type Whole antibody
Source Humanized (from mouse)
Target MUC1
CAS Registry Number 400010-39-1 N
ATC code None
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Cantuzumab mertansine is an antibody-drug conjugate used to treat colorectal cancer and other types of cancer.[1] It is a humanized monoclonal antibody, cantuzumab linked to a cytotoxic agent, mertansine.

Three phase I clinical studies had reported results by 2003.[2]

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  1. ^ Statement On A Nonproprietary Name Adopted By The Usan Council - Cantuzumab mertansine, American Medical Association.
  2. ^