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Identification
NamePN0621
Accession NumberDB05218
TypeBiotech
GroupsInvestigational
Description

PN0621 is an anti-TNF, domain antibody (dAb) based therapeutic. It targets tumour necrosis factor (TNF) to treat auto-immune inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis. It is being developed by Peptech.

Protein structureNo structure small
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KingdomOrganic Compounds
Super ClassOrganic Acids
ClassCarboxylic Acids and Derivatives
Sub ClassAmino Acids, Peptides, and Analogues
Direct ParentPeptides
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Pharmacology
IndicationIntended for the treatment of auto-immune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis and Crohn's disease.
PharmacodynamicsPN0621 is an anti-TNF, a name given to a class of drugs being developed for the treatment of auto-immune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis and Crohn's disease.
Mechanism of actionAuto-immune diseases are indicated where an individual's immune system mistakenly attacks the body's own tissues. PN0621 works by blocking the action of TNF (tumour necrosis factor) which is involved in this attack.
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Affected organisms
  • Humans and other mammals
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Properties
StateLiquid
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Targets

Kind
Protein
Organism
Human
Pharmacological action
unknown
General Function:
Tumor necrosis factor receptor binding
Specific Function:
Cytokine that binds to TNFRSF1A/TNFR1 and TNFRSF1B/TNFBR. It is mainly secreted by macrophages and can induce cell death of certain tumor cell lines. It is potent pyrogen causing fever by direct action or by stimulation of interleukin-1 secretion and is implicated in the induction of cachexia, Under certain conditions it can stimulate cell proliferation and induce cell differentiation. Impairs ...
Gene Name:
TNF
Uniprot ID:
P01375
Molecular Weight:
25644.15 Da
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Drug created on October 21, 2007 16:24 / Updated on March 14, 2016 10:00