Definitions

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  • noun A monoclonal antibody used in the treatment of solid tumours.

Etymologies

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-cir- +‎ -u- +‎ -mab

Examples

  • Lilly is working on nine cancer drugs, including ramucirumab, which is in Phase III trials for breast and gastric cancer, while two late-stage studies for necitumumab have been initiated in non-small cell lung cancer.

    PharmaTimes World News

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