Tag: Antibody Therapeutics

Fc Fusion Therapeutics – A New Approach to Drug Therapy

Since the approval of Enbrel®, CD4-Fc fusion protein (for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis) in 1998, Fc fusion therapies have evolved into a prominent class of therapeutics.[1] Currently, 13 Fc fusion drugs are commercially available, while around 50 molecules are under development for various disease indications. Some of the Fc fusion therapeutics including  Arcalyst® (recurrent pericarditis,

ADC Therapeutics – A Potential Tool Against Cancer

Over the years, various technological advancements, such as antibody engineering for site-specific conjugation and enhanced pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic properties, have paved the way for antibody drug conjugates (ADCs) to be recognized as potent therapies targeting a wide range of indications, including solid tumors and hematological malignancies. ADC Therapeutics are engineered therapies comprised of monoclonal antibodies