Tuvirumab

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Tuvirumab
Monoclonal antibody
Type?
SourceHuman
Targethepatitis B virus
Clinical data
ATC code
  • none
Identifiers
CAS Number
  • 138660-97-6 checkY
ChemSpider
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Tuvirumab is a human monoclonal antibody for the treatment of patients with chronic hepatitis B. It has undergone Phase I clinical trials in 2001.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Heijtink RA, van Nunen AB, van Bergen P, Ostberg L, Osterhaus AD, de Man RA (August 2001). "Administration of a human monoclonal antibody (TUVIRUMAB) to chronic hepatitis B patients pre-treated with lamivudine: monitoring of serum TUVIRUMAB in immune complexes". Journal of Medical Virology. 64 (4): 427–34. doi:10.1002/jmv.1068. PMID 11468726.
  2. ^ van Nunen AB, Baumann M, Manns MP, Reichen J, Spengler U, Marschner JP, de Man RA (June 2001). "Efficacy and safety of an intravenous monoclonal anti-HBs in chronic hepatitis B patients". Liver. 21 (3): 207–12. doi:10.1034/j.1600-0676.2001.021003207.x. hdl:1765/66667. PMID 11422784.