anti-CD19 immunotoxin

A monoclonal antibody linked to a toxic substance. It is being studied in the treatment of some types of B-cell cancer. Anti-CD19 immunotoxin is made in the laboratory. It binds to CD19, a protein on the surface of normal B cells and B-cell tumors, and kills the cells.

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  • Anti-CD19 immunotoxin — is a monoclonal antibody linked to a toxic substance. It is being studied in the treatment of some types of B cell cancer. Anti CD19 immunotoxin is made in the laboratory. It binds to CD19, a protein on the surface of normal B cells and B cell… …   Wikipedia

  • Immuntoxin — Schematische Darstellung der Endozytose eines Immuntoxins in einer Krebszelle. Immuntoxine, auch als Immunotoxine bezeichnet, sind Immunkonjugate, die aus einer zellbindenden Komponente und einem Toxin bestehen. Immuntoxine sind potenzielle… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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