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Identification
NameTositumomab
Accession NumberDB00081  (BIOD00085, BTD00085)
Typebiotech
Groupsapproved
Description

Murine IgG2a lambda monoclonal antibody against CD20 antigen (2 heavy chains of 451 residues, 2 lambda chains of 220 residues). It is produced in an antibiotic-free culture of mammalian cells. It can be covalently linked to Iodine 131 (a radioactive isotope of iodine).

Protein structureDb00081
Protein chemical formulaC6416H9874N1688O1987S44
Protein average weight143859.7000
Sequences
>Mouse-Human chimeric Anti-CD20 Heavy Chain 1
QAYLQQSGAELVRPGASVKMSCKASGYTFTSYNMHWVKQTPRQGLEWIGAIYPGNGDTSY
NQKFKGKATLTVDKSSSTAYMQLSSLTSEDSAVYFCARVVYYSNSYWYFDVWGTGTTVTV
SGPSVFPLAPSSKSTSGGTAALGCLVKDYFPEPVTVSWNSGALTSGVHTFPAVLQSSGLY
SLSSVVTVPSSSLGTQTYICNVNHKPSNTKVDKKAEPKSCDKTHTCPPCPAPELLGGPSV
FLFPPKPKDTLMISRTPEVTCVVVDVSHEDPEVKFNWYVDGVEVHNAKTKPREEQYNSTY
RVVSVLTVLHQDWLNGKEYKCKVSNKALPAPIEKTISKAKGQPREPQVYTLPPSRDELTK
NQVSLTCLVKGFYPSDIAVEWESNGQPENNYKTTPPVLDSDGSFFLYSKLTVDKSRWQQG
NVFSCSVMHEALHNHYTQKSLSLSPGK
>Mouse-Human chimeric Anti-CD20 Light Chain 1
QIVLSQSPAILSASPGEKVTMTCRASSSVSYMHWYQQKPGSSPKPWIYAPSNLASGVPAR
FSGSGSGTSYSLTISRVEAEDAATYYCQQWSFNPPTFGAGTKLELKRTVAAPSVFIFPPS
DEQLKSGTASVVCLLNNFYPREAKVQWKVDNALQSGNSQESVTEQDSKDSTYSLSSTLTL
SKADYEKHKVYACEVTHQGLSSPVTKSFNR
>Mouse-Human chimeric Anti-CD20 Heavy Chain 2
QAYLQQSGAELVRPGASVKMSCKASGYTFTSYNMHWVKQTPRQGLEWIGAIYPGNGDTSY
NQKFKGKATLTVDKSSSTAYMQLSSLTSEDSAVYFCARVVYYSNSYWYFDVWGTGTTVTV
SGPSVFPLAPSSKSTSGGTAALGCLVKDYFPEPVTVSWNSGALTSGVHTFPAVLQSSGLY
SLSSVVTVPSSSLGTQTYICNVNHKPSNTKVDKKAEPKSCDKTHTCPPCPAPELLGGPSV
FLFPPKPKDTLMISRTPEVTCVVVDVSHEDPEVKFNWYVDGVEVHNAKTKPREEQYNSTY
RVVSVLTVLHQDWLNGKEYKCKVSNKALPAPIEKTISKAKGQPREPQVYTLPPSRDELTK
NQVSLTCLVKGFYPSDIAVEWESNGQPENNYKTTPPVLDSDGSFFLYSKLTVDKSRWQQG
NVFSCSVMHEALHNHYTQKSLSLSPGK
>Mouse-Human chimeric Anti-CD20 Light Chain 2
QIVLSQSPAILSASPGEKVTMTCRASSSVSYMHWYQQKPGSSPKPWIYAPSNLASGVPAR
FSGSGSGTSYSLTISRVEAEDAATYYCQQWSFNPPTFGAGTKLELKRTVAAPSVFIFPPS
DEQLKSGTASVVCLLNNFYPREAKVQWKVDNALQSGNSQESVTEQDSKDSTYSLSSTLTL
SKADYEKHKVYACEVTHQGLSSPVTKSFNR
Download FASTA Format
Synonyms
SynonymLanguageCode
Ig gamma-1 chain C regionNot AvailableNot Available
SaltsNot Available
Brand names
NameCompany
BexxarCorixa Corp
Brand mixturesNot Available
CategoriesNot Available
CAS number192391-48-3
Taxonomy
KingdomOrganic Compounds
SuperclassOrganic Acids
ClassCarboxylic Acids and Derivatives
SubclassAmino Acids, Peptides, and Analogues
Direct parentPeptides
Alternative parentsNot Available
SubstituentsNot Available
Classification descriptionNot Available
Pharmacology
IndicationFor treatment of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (CD20 positive, follicular)
PharmacodynamicsTositumomab binds to the CD20 antigen, which is predominantly expressed on mature B cells and on >90% of B-cell non-Hodgkin's lympohomas. The antibody leads to selective killing of B-cells.
Mechanism of actionBinds to the CD20 antigen which is found on mature B lymphocytes. The antibody binding appears to induce apoptosis, complement-dependent cytotoxicity and cell death through ionizing radiation.
AbsorptionNot Available
Volume of distributionNot Available
Protein bindingNot Available
Metabolism

Most likely removed by opsonization via the reticuloendothelial system when bound to B lymphocytes, or by human antimurine antibody production

Route of eliminationElimination of Iodine-131 occurs by decay and excretion in the urine.
Half life0.8 hours (mammalian reticulocytes, in vitro)
Clearance
  • 68.2 mg/hr [patients with NHL]
ToxicityNot Available
Affected organisms
  • Humans and other mammals
PathwaysNot Available
SNP Mediated EffectsNot Available
SNP Mediated Adverse Drug ReactionsNot Available
Pharmacoeconomics
ManufacturersNot Available
Packagers
Dosage forms
FormRouteStrength
KitIntravenous
Prices
Unit descriptionCostUnit
Bexxar 131 iodine dosimetric180.77USDml
Bexxar 14 mg/ml dosimetric100.43USDml
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PatentsNot Available
Properties
Stateliquid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueSource
melting point61 °C (FAB fragment), 71 °C (whole mAb)Vermeer, A.W.P. & Norde, W., Biophys. J. 78:394-404 (2000)
hydrophobicity-0.414Not Available
isoelectric point8.68Not Available
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
General ReferenceNot Available
External Links
ResourceLink
UniProtP01857
GenbankJ00228
PharmGKBPA164748364
Drug Product Database2270471
RxListhttp://www.rxlist.com/cgi/generic3/bexxar.htm
Drugs.comhttp://www.drugs.com/cdi/iodine-i-131-tositumomab.html
WikipediaTositumomab
ATC CodesV10XA53
AHFS Codes
  • 10:00.00
PDB Entries
FDA labelNot Available
MSDSNot Available
Interactions
Drug Interactions
Drug
NatalizumabThe immunosuppressant, Tositumomab, may increase the adverse effects of Natalizumab. Increased risk of Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy (PML) and other infections. Concurrent therapy should be avoided.
TrastuzumabTrastuzumab may increase the risk of neutropenia and anemia. Monitor closely for signs and symptoms of adverse events.
Food InteractionsNot Available

Targets

1. B-lymphocyte antigen CD20

Kind: protein

Organism: Human

Pharmacological action: yes

Actions: antibody

Components

Name UniProt ID Details
B-lymphocyte antigen CD20 P11836 Details

References:

  1. Goldenberg DM: The role of radiolabeled antibodies in the treatment of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma: the coming of age of radioimmunotherapy. Crit Rev Oncol Hematol. 2001 Jul-Aug;39(1-2):195-201. Pubmed
  2. Dillman RO: Monoclonal antibody therapy for lymphoma: an update. Cancer Pract. 2001 Mar-Apr;9(2):71-80. Pubmed
  3. Iodine-131 Tositumomab: (131)I-anti-B1 antibody, (131)I-tositumomab, anti-CD20 murine monoclonal antibody-I-131, B1, Bexxar, (131)I-anti-B1 antibody, iodine-131 tositumomab, iodine-131 anti-B1 antibody, tositumomab. BioDrugs. 2003;17(4):290-5. Pubmed
  4. Friedberg JW, Fisher RI: Iodine-131 tositumomab (Bexxar): radioimmunoconjugate therapy for indolent and transformed B-cell non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2004 Feb;4(1):18-26. Pubmed
  5. Silverman DH, Delpassand ES, Torabi F, Goy A, McLaughlin P, Murray JL: Radiolabeled antibody therapy in non-Hodgkins lymphoma: radiation protection, isotope comparisons and quality of life issues. Cancer Treat Rev. 2004 Apr;30(2):165-72. Pubmed
  6. Chen X, Ji ZL, Chen YZ: TTD: Therapeutic Target Database. Nucleic Acids Res. 2002 Jan 1;30(1):412-5. Pubmed
  7. Beeson C, Butrynski JE, Hart MJ, Nourigat C, Matthews DC, Press OW, Senter PD, Bernstein ID: Conditionally cleavable radioimmunoconjugates: a novel approach for the release of radioisotopes from radioimmunoconjugates. Bioconjug Chem. 2003 Sep-Oct;14(5):927-33. Pubmed

2. Low affinity immunoglobulin gamma Fc region receptor III-B

Kind: protein

Organism: Human

Pharmacological action: unknown

Components

Name UniProt ID Details
Low affinity immunoglobulin gamma Fc region receptor III-B O75015 Details

References:

  1. Overington JP, Al-Lazikani B, Hopkins AL: How many drug targets are there? Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Dec;5(12):993-6. Pubmed
  2. Imming P, Sinning C, Meyer A: Drugs, their targets and the nature and number of drug targets. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Oct;5(10):821-34. Pubmed

3. Complement C1r subcomponent

Kind: protein

Organism: Human

Pharmacological action: unknown

Components

Name UniProt ID Details
Complement C1r subcomponent P00736 Details

References:

  1. Overington JP, Al-Lazikani B, Hopkins AL: How many drug targets are there? Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Dec;5(12):993-6. Pubmed
  2. Imming P, Sinning C, Meyer A: Drugs, their targets and the nature and number of drug targets. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Oct;5(10):821-34. Pubmed

4. Complement C1q subcomponent subunit A

Kind: protein

Organism: Human

Pharmacological action: unknown

Components

Name UniProt ID Details
Complement C1q subcomponent subunit A P02745 Details

References:

  1. Overington JP, Al-Lazikani B, Hopkins AL: How many drug targets are there? Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Dec;5(12):993-6. Pubmed
  2. Imming P, Sinning C, Meyer A: Drugs, their targets and the nature and number of drug targets. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Oct;5(10):821-34. Pubmed

5. Complement C1q subcomponent subunit B

Kind: protein

Organism: Human

Pharmacological action: unknown

Components

Name UniProt ID Details
Complement C1q subcomponent subunit B P02746 Details

References:

  1. Overington JP, Al-Lazikani B, Hopkins AL: How many drug targets are there? Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Dec;5(12):993-6. Pubmed
  2. Imming P, Sinning C, Meyer A: Drugs, their targets and the nature and number of drug targets. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Oct;5(10):821-34. Pubmed

6. Complement C1q subcomponent subunit C

Kind: protein

Organism: Human

Pharmacological action: unknown

Components

Name UniProt ID Details
Complement C1q subcomponent subunit C P02747 Details

References:

  1. Overington JP, Al-Lazikani B, Hopkins AL: How many drug targets are there? Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Dec;5(12):993-6. Pubmed
  2. Imming P, Sinning C, Meyer A: Drugs, their targets and the nature and number of drug targets. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Oct;5(10):821-34. Pubmed

7. Low affinity immunoglobulin gamma Fc region receptor III-A

Kind: protein

Organism: Human

Pharmacological action: unknown

Components

Name UniProt ID Details
Low affinity immunoglobulin gamma Fc region receptor III-A P08637 Details

References:

  1. Overington JP, Al-Lazikani B, Hopkins AL: How many drug targets are there? Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Dec;5(12):993-6. Pubmed
  2. Imming P, Sinning C, Meyer A: Drugs, their targets and the nature and number of drug targets. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Oct;5(10):821-34. Pubmed

8. High affinity immunoglobulin gamma Fc receptor I

Kind: protein

Organism: Human

Pharmacological action: unknown

Components

Name UniProt ID Details
High affinity immunoglobulin gamma Fc receptor I P12314 Details

References:

  1. Overington JP, Al-Lazikani B, Hopkins AL: How many drug targets are there? Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Dec;5(12):993-6. Pubmed
  2. Imming P, Sinning C, Meyer A: Drugs, their targets and the nature and number of drug targets. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Oct;5(10):821-34. Pubmed

9. Low affinity immunoglobulin gamma Fc region receptor II-a

Kind: protein

Organism: Human

Pharmacological action: unknown

Components

Name UniProt ID Details
Low affinity immunoglobulin gamma Fc region receptor II-a P12318 Details

References:

  1. Overington JP, Al-Lazikani B, Hopkins AL: How many drug targets are there? Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Dec;5(12):993-6. Pubmed
  2. Imming P, Sinning C, Meyer A: Drugs, their targets and the nature and number of drug targets. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Oct;5(10):821-34. Pubmed

10. Low affinity immunoglobulin gamma Fc region receptor II-b

Kind: protein

Organism: Human

Pharmacological action: unknown

Components

Name UniProt ID Details
Low affinity immunoglobulin gamma Fc region receptor II-b P31994 Details

References:

  1. Overington JP, Al-Lazikani B, Hopkins AL: How many drug targets are there? Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Dec;5(12):993-6. Pubmed
  2. Imming P, Sinning C, Meyer A: Drugs, their targets and the nature and number of drug targets. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Oct;5(10):821-34. Pubmed

11. Low affinity immunoglobulin gamma Fc region receptor II-c

Kind: protein

Organism: Human

Pharmacological action: unknown

Components

Name UniProt ID Details
Low affinity immunoglobulin gamma Fc region receptor II-c P31995 Details

References:

  1. Overington JP, Al-Lazikani B, Hopkins AL: How many drug targets are there? Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Dec;5(12):993-6. Pubmed
  2. Imming P, Sinning C, Meyer A: Drugs, their targets and the nature and number of drug targets. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Oct;5(10):821-34. Pubmed

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Drug created on June 13, 2005 07:24 / Updated on September 29, 2010 14:34