Definitions for abagovomab
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A particular monoclonal antibody.
Abagovomab is a mouse anti-idiotype monoclonal antibody whose variable epitope mirrors a tumour antigen highly expressed in the epithelial ovarian cancer. Abagovomab does not bind directly to CA-125, but it works as a "surrogate" antigen, enabling the immune system to identify and attack tumour cells displaying the CA-125 protein. Through this, it is hoped that the body's immune system may be able to combat any remaining individual tumour cells and thus prevent recurrence of the disease.
The numerical value of abagovomab in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of abagovomab in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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