evolocumab

Ligand id: 7343

Name: evolocumab

Classification
Compound class Antibody
Approved drug? Yes (source: EMA (2015))
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
9643 evolocumab
Synonyms
AMG-145
AMG145
NN7415
Repatha®
Database Links
Specialist databases
IMGT/mAb-DB 448 (Hs)
Other databases
CAS Registry No. 1256937-27-5 (source: Scifinder)
PubChem SID 178103915
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Wikipedia Evolocumab
Comments
Evolocumab is a clinically approved anti-PCSK9 (proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9) monoclonal antibody. Peptide sequences for this antibody are available from its IMGT/mAb-DB link. The development and discovery of this antibody is described in patent US8030457, where SEQ IDs 23 and 49 comprising clone 21B12 light and heavy chain variable regions respectively, match the peptide sequences in the INN record for evolocumab.