bevacizumab

Ligand id: 6771

Name: bevacizumab

Classification
Compound class Antibody
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (2004), EMA (2009))
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
8017 bevacizumab
Synonyms
Avastin® | rhuMAb-VEGF
Database Links
Specialist databases
IMGT/mAb-DB 24
Other databases
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178103377
PubChem SID 178103377
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Comments
Vascular endothelial growth factor A inhibitor.
Annotated peptide sequences for this antibody are available from its IMGT/mAb-DB record.

Biosimilars: Bevacizumab-awwb (Mvasi®, developed by Amgen) was the first bevacizumab biosimilar to be FDA approved (September 2017). Approval covers treatment of a range of cancers, including certain colorectal, lung, brain, kidney and cervical cancers.
SB8 is in development by Samsung Bioepis (Phase 3 NCT02754882).
CBT124 (Cipla BioTech; NCT02879097) is in Phase 3 development.