Advertisement
Physician Resources Home arrow Medical Dictionary arrow Iodine I 131 Monoclonal Antibody CC49-deltaCH2
Iodine I 131 Monoclonal Antibody CC49-deltaCH2
Written by NCI Thesaurus v.07.09d   
Definition of Iodine I 131 Monoclonal Antibody CC49-deltaCH2
A radioimmunoconjugate consisting of the humanized monoclonal antibody (MoAb) CC49 having CH2 domain deleted, labeled with iodine 131 (I-131). MoAb CC49-deltaCH2 recognizes an epitope of the tumor-associated glycoprotein (TAG) 72 that is expressed by a wide range of cancers, including colorectal, gastric, pancreatic, ovarian, endometrial, breast, non-small cell lung, and prostate cancers. I-131 MoAb CC49-delta CH2 delivers beta and gamma radiation emitting I-131 nuclide directly to tumor cells that express TAG-72, thereby allowing imaging and/or treatment of cancers.

Iodine I 131 Monoclonal Antibody CC49-deltaCH2 is from the group

Radioimmunoconjugate

Other Names for Iodine I 131 Monoclonal Antibody CC49-deltaCH2

Iodine I 131 Monoclonal Antibody CC49-deltaCH2
131I-HuCC49-deltaCH2
131I-MOAB CC49-deltaCH2
I131 MOAB CC49-deltaCH2

Source

NCI Thesaurus License

 
< Prev   Next >

Common Diseases

Swine Flu - Updates and information on H1N1 2009 (AKA Swine Influenza) pandemic.

Ankylosing spondylitis - Current protocols for diagnosis and treatment options.

Wegener granulomatosis - Autoimmune etiology and clinical course.

Diabetes - disease and management information, including diagnosis, typical treatment plans and diabetes supplies.

Advertisement

Medical Careers

The US medical jobs market has stayed hot for health care providers. Whether you believe that a provider shortage is in the offing or that the ratio of physicians-to-patients is too high, physician jobs and nursing jobs abound.

A wide variety of medical jobs can be found in the netdoc health care job listings. Particular strengths include permanent and locum tenens physician jobs, nursing jobs across the US, and radiology positions.

Other resources include physician salary information, medical career guidance, and the ability to post physician jobs.

Polls

When hiring your medical practice office manager, what was the most important consideration?
 
Copyright 2005 - 2019 Medical Resource Group, LLC. All rights reserved.