siltuximab

Ligand id: 7396

Name: siltuximab

Classification
Compound class Antibody
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (2014))
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
9051 siltuximab
Synonyms
cLLB8 | CNTO 328 | Sylvant®
Database Links
Specialist databases
IMGT/mAb-DB 297
Other databases
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178103968
PubChem SID 178103968
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Comments
Siltuximab is a monoclonal antibody targeting interleukin 6 (IL-6) [2].
Peptide sequences for the heavy and light chains of this antibody are annotated in its IMGT/mAb-DB record. The invention of siltuximab is covered by patent US7291721 [1].