ublituximab   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 8920

Synonyms: LFB-R603 | TG-1101 | TGTX-1101
Immunopharmacology Ligand
Compound class: Antibody
Comment: Ublituximab is a novel third-generation anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody, CD20 being the B lymphocyte cell surface glycoprotein encoded by the MS4A1 gene. This chimeric antibody has been glycoengineered (namely, having a low fucose content in its Fc region) to optimise FcγRIIIA (CD16a) binding, to enhance antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytotoxicity [1-2]. It is being investigated for its immunomodulatory potential.
Annotated peptide sequences for this antibody are available from its IMGT/mAb-DB record.
Ublituximab shows similar specificity and a similar glycosylation pattern to the anti-CD20 mAb EMAB-6 [1].
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Compound class Antibody
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INN number INN
9334 ublituximab
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LFB-R603 | TG-1101 | TGTX-1101
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Specialist databases
IMGT/mAb-DB 372
Other databases
GtoPdb PubChem SID 310264701
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