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Summary for Patent: 7,960,516
Title:Solid forms of anti-EGFR antibodies
Abstract: The invention relates to solid forms of antibodies against the EGF receptor, in particular precipitates and crystals of monoclonal antibodies against the EGF receptor, particularly preferably of Mab C225 (cetuximab) and Mab h425 (EMD 72000), which result in biologically active antibody protein through dissolution or suspension in aqueous medium, obtainable by precipitation of the antibody and/or one of its variants and/or fragments dissolved or suspended in aqueous medium by means of a precipitation reagent. The invention furthermore relates to pharmaceutical preparations comprising at least one solid form of above-mentioned antibodies in precipitated non-crystalline, precipitated crystalline or in soluble or suspended form, and optionally excipients and/or adjuvants and/or further pharmaceutical active ingredients, and to a process for the preparation of solid forms of anti-EGFR antibodies according to the invention.
Inventor(s): Matheus; Susanne (Neumagen-Dhron, DE), Mahler; Hanns-Christian (Wiesbaden, DE)
Assignee: Merck Patent GmbH (Darmstadt, DE)
Application Number:10/580,563
Patent Claims:see list of patent claims

Details for Patent 7,960,516

Applicant Tradename Biologic Ingredient Dosage Form BLA Number Approval Date Patent No. Assignee Estimated Patent Expiration Status Orphan Source
Imclone ERBITUX cetuximab VIAL; INTRAVENOUS 125084 001 2004-06-18   Start Trial Merck Patent GmbH (Darmstadt, DE) 2023-11-29 RX Orphan search
>Applicant >Tradename >Biologic Ingredient >Dosage Form >BLA >Number >Approval Date >Patent No. >Assignee >Estimated Patent Expiration >Status >Orphan >Source

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