evolocumab   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 7343

Synonyms: AMG-145 | AMG145 | Repatha®
Approved drug
evolocumab is an approved drug (EMA & FDA (2015))
Compound class: Antibody
Comment: 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.
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Bioactivity Comments
Pending publication, affinity data for evolocumab is derived from patent US8030457.
Selectivity at enzymes
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Target Sp. Type Action Value Parameter Concentration range (M) Reference
proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 Primary target of this compound Hs Inhibitor Inhibition 9.7 pKd - 3
pKd 9.7 (Kd 1.9x10-10 M) [3]
Description: Dissociation equilibrium constant for wild-type hPCSK9, measured using proprietary BIACore® technology.
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