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Ranibizumab MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Ranibizumab
Tree Number(s)
D12.776.124.486.485.114.224.060.868
D12.776.124.790.651.114.224.060.868
D12.776.377.715.548.114.224.200.868
Unique ID
D000069579
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000069579
Scope Note
A recombinant humanized monoclonal antibody fragment that binds VEGF-A to prevent its binding to VEGFR-1 and VEGFR-2 receptors. This activity reduces vessel permeability and angiogenesis in the treatment of neovascular age-related MACULAR DEGENERATION.
Entry Term(s)
Lucentis
RhuFab V2
Pharm Action
Angiogenesis Inhibitors
Registry Number
ZL1R02VT79
Related Numbers
347396-82-1
See Also
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A
Public MeSH Note
2016; RANIBIZUMAB was indexed under ANTIBODIES, MONOCLONAL, HUMANIZED 2011-2015; and under ANTIBODIES, MONOCLONAL 2005-2011
History Note
2016 (2005)
Date Established
2016/01/01
Date of Entry
2015/07/01
Revision Date
2017/04/10
Ranibizumab Preferred
Lucentis Narrower
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