CDR Therapeutics Inc.
This article was originally published in Start Up
Pharmaceuticals. CDR Therapeutics is working with small molecule compounds which mimic the portion of a monoclonal antibody responsible for binding specificity, an active site known as the complementarity-determining region (CDR). CDR mimics may be more specific than MAbs. Potential disease targets include aggressive solid tumors, autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis or transplant rejection, and corneal healing.
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