Bevacizumab

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Bevacizumab is an antibody that targets VEGF.[1]

It was first used in colorectal carcinoma but now used for a number of other tumours.[2]

References

  1. Toon, CW.; Hasovits, C.; Paik, J.; Field, M.; Chou, A.; Hugh, TJ.; Pavlakis, N.; Gill, AJ. (Jul 2014). "Skin rash, a kidney mass and a family mystery dating back to World War II.". Med J Aust 201 (1): 58-60. PMID 24999901.
  2. URL: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a607001.html. Accessed on: October 20, 2014.