Monoclonal antibodies

What is Monoclonal antibodies?

Monoclonal antibodies are antibodies produced by a single B-cell clone and directed against a single antigenic determinant. They are produced by the hybridoma technology.

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My son is 28 and recently diagnosed with MS his Dr wants to start him on Tysabri because his current MRI shows 11 lesions and he feels this is the...

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There are a number of monoclonal antibodies that can be used

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What does it mean on blood test results when interpretation reads IGM KAPPA MONOCLONAL PROTEIN DETECTED> I have an appt with Fl Cancer Specialist...

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This is used in diagnosing a condition called multiple myeloma!

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I went for series of blood tests and spinal MRI on Monday in which I was diagnosed with L5 S1 Disc Protrusion (slip disc ) and HLAB27 +ve (Ankylosing spondylitis...

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From your history I understand that you have been diagnosed with Ankylosing spondylitis.

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