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Ofatumumab

  • Giuseppe Tridente
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Abstract

Ofatumumab (Arzerra®, GSK) is a humanized IgG1k monoclonal antibody directed to the CD20 surface antigen expressed on B lymphocytes. In 2008, EMEA designated this monoclonal as orphan drug for the treatment of B cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). In 2009, FDA granted orphan drug designation for the same treatment, and subsequently granted accelerated approval, restricted to CLL double refractory patients to fludarabine and alemtuzumab (DR).

Keywords

Rheumatoid Arthritis Patient Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Mantle Cell Lymphoma Infusion Reaction Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Patient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of VeronaVeronaItaly

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