Which medications in the drug class Monoclonal Antibody are used in the treatment of X-linked Lymphoproliferative Syndrome?

Updated: Jan 27, 2019
  • Author: Karen Seiter, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Monoclonal Antibody

Monoclonal antibodies are genetically engineered antibodies directed against specific antigens found in targeted cells.

Rituximab (Rituxan)

Genetically engineered chimeric murine/human monoclonal antibody directed against the CD20 antigen found on the surface of B lymphocytes.

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