avelumab

Ligand id: 8735

Name: avelumab

Classification
Compound class Antibody
Approved drug? Yes (source: FDA (2017))
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
10062 avelumab
Synonyms
Bavencio®
MSB-0010718C
MSB0010718C
Database Links
Specialist databases
IMGT/mAb-DB 512
Other databases
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Comments
Avelumab is a programmed death-ligand 1 (PD-L1; CD274) blocking human IgG1 lambda monoclonal antibody . It is the first drug approved for the treatment of Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC).
Peptide sequence and structural information for this antibody are available from its IMGT/mAb-db record.