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  • noun pharmacology A fusion protein composed of an immunoglobulin fused to the extracellular domain of CTLA-4, a molecule capable of binding B7, used to treat rheumatoid arthritis.

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  • But it also recommended adalimumab, etanercept, infliximab and abatacept for patients who have failed on one anti-TNF or who have not responded to other disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs, and who cannot take rituximab.

    icLiverpool

  • Nowadays, with aggressive treatment, including combinations of medications plus the new Biologic therapies (such as etanercept, adalimumab and abatacept), we are able to control the inflammation and prevent joint damage in the majority of patients.

    Penn State Live

  • I ended the monthly infusions from the abatacept study I was in with Trialnet in February.

    Discussion Forum - TuDiabetes

  • The watchdog also rejected abatacept in that guidance.

    icLiverpool

  • I ended the monthly infusions from the abatacept study I was in with Trialnet in February.

    Discussion Forum - TuDiabetes

  • I ended the monthly infusions from the abatacept study I was in with Trialnet in February.

    Discussion Forum - TuDiabetes

  • I ended the monthly infusions from the abatacept study I was in with Trialnet in February.

    Discussion Forum - TuDiabetes

  • I ended the monthly infusions from the abatacept study I was in with Trialnet in February.

    Discussion Forum - TuDiabetes

  • I ended the monthly infusions from the abatacept study I was in with Trialnet in February.

    Discussion Forum - TuDiabetes

  • For those who cannot take rituximab for some reason, they can try one of the four other anti-TNFs, called adalimumab, etanercept, infliximab and abatacept.

    Telegraph.co.uk: news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph

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