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Mesh term Etanercept

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Immunoglobulin G
Receptors, Tumor Necrosis Factor

Description

A recombinant version of soluble human TNF receptor that binds specifically to TUMOR NECROSIS FACTOR and inhibits its binding with endogenous TNF receptors. It prevents the inflammatory effect of TNF and is used to treat RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS; PSORIATIC ARTHRITIS and ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS.



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jenkins-FCD Prod-310 bff9d975ec7f2d302586822146c2801dd4449aad