bevacizumab

A monoclonal antibody used in the treatment of colorectal cancer that has spread. It is also being studied in the treatment of other types of cancer. Bevacizumab binds to vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and may stop the growth of new blood vessels from surrounding tissue to a solid tumor. Also called Avastin.

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