Belimumab

Category: Immune System



Belimumab Overview

Belimumab (trade name Benlysta, previously known as LymphoStat-B) is a human monoclonal antibody that inhibits B-cell activating factor (BAFF),[1] also known as B-lymphocyte stimulator (BLyS).[2] B cells are responsible for part of the normal immune response, and also for the over-aggressive immune response in autoimmune diseases like systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Belimumab is approved in the United States, Canada and Europe for treatment of SLE. However,...

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Belimumab
  • Injection: 120mg, 200mg/ml, 400mg
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