HCD20

A monoclonal antibody that is being studied in the treatment of refractory B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Monoclonal antibodies are made in the laboratory and can locate and bind to cancer cells. HCD20 binds to the protein CD20, which is found on B cells (a type of immune system cell), and some types of lymphoma cells. Also called IMMU-106 and hA20.

English dictionary of cancer terms . 2015.

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  • hA20 — A monoclonal antibody that is being studied in the treatment of refractory B cell non Hodgkin lymphoma. Monoclonal antibodies are made in the laboratory and can locate and bind to cancer cells. hA20 binds to the protein CD20, which is found on B… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • IMMU-106 — A monoclonal antibody that is being studied in the treatment of refractory B cell non Hodgkin lymphoma. Monoclonal antibodies are made in the laboratory and can locate and bind to cancer cells. IMMU 106 binds to the protein CD20, which is found… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

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