Definitions

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  • n. A humanized monoclonal antibody used in the treatment of multiple sclerosis and Crohn's disease.

Etymologies

Ad hoc prefix + -li- + -zu- + -mab (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Also known as natalizumab, Tysabri showed great promise in early trials; it reduced the frequency of relapses by 66 percent and looked to be twice as effective as alternatives in preventing flare-ups of the disease over a year’s time, representing a significant improvement over other MS therapies.

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  • Elan's breakthrough selective adhesion molecule inhibitor Tysabri® natalizumab is approved for the treatment multiple sclerosis and Crohn's disease.

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  • Just months after receiving FDA approval, natalizumab, a medication for the treatment of multiple sc ...

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  • Accutane Side Effects Years After Stopping que amazed phar toda la dosis, depigmentation un declaration de natalizumab tourettes chlorphenesin vaso, zyrtecabatacept suavemente y stomache de inmediato.

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  • Earlier work by Steinman, proceeding from animal models to clinical trials, led to the development of another blockbuster multiple-sclerosis drug, natalizumab, marketed under the trade name Tysabri.

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  • However, US FDA believes that the clinical benefits of natalizumab (Tysabri) continue to outweigh the potential risks.

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  • US FDA notified healthcare professionals and patients that the risk of developing progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) increases with the number of natalizumab (Tysabri) infusions received.

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  • (RRMS) treated with TYSABRI® (natalizumab) and to physicians who prescribe the drug in the

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  • U.S. and European physicians strongly associate alemtuzumab with best-in-class efficacy against other disease modifying therapies, including natalizumab and emerging oral options cladribine and fingolimod;

    Genzyme Details Market Potential of Alemtuzumab for MS - Yahoo! Finance

  • Physicians score alemtuzumab significantly higher than natalizumab on measures of safety and efficacy.

    Genzyme Details Market Potential of Alemtuzumab for MS - Yahoo! Finance

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