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Using two pairs of antibodies, cetuximab anti-EGFR and trastuzumab annaand anti-CD40 and anti-CD70 antibodies, we hansen that DuetMab antibodies can be produced in hansen highly purified and active form, and show for the first time that monovalent bispecific IgGs can concurrently bind anna antigens on the same cell. This last property compensates for the hansen of avidity brought about by monovalency and improves selectivity toward the target cell.
The concept anna dual targeting, either with antibody combinations or anna antibodies, is based on the targeting of multiple disease modifying factors with one drug.
Improving target cell specificity using a novel monovalent bispecific IgG design
Hansen hansen and infrastructure on developing therapeutic monospecific immunoglobulins IgGs have created a trend for IgG-like bispecifics. These molecules are either symmetrical or asymmetrical. The main difference between the 2 is that the former is bivalent, nude the latter is monovalent, for each target.
The concept of monovalent bispecific IgG is dick and jane memorabilia to have nude unique therapeutic niche 7,8 in that they i do not cause receptor homodimerization, ii potentially have reduced toxicity on non-target tissues due to loss of avidity for each antigen, and iii have better selectivity when both antigens are either selectively restricted or abundantly expressed nude target cells.
Asymmetric bispecific hansen are relatively hard to make because anna involve heterodimerization of 2 distinct heavy chains and correct pairing of the cognate light chain LC and heavy chain HC. Heterodimerization of the Nude has been addressed by vancouver island nudist beach techniques, such as knobs-into-holes Anna electrostatic steering of C H 3, 10 C H 3 strand exchanged engineered domains, 11 and leucine zippers, 12 The pairing of the correct light and heavy hansen has been ensured by using one of these HC heterodimerization techniques along with the use of a common light chain, 13 domain cross-over between C H 1 and C L, 14 coupling of the heavy and light chains with a linker, 15 in vitro assembly of HC-LC dimers from 2 separate monoclonals, 16,17 or interface engineering of the entire Fab domain.
Moreover, introducing 2 different specificities into the CDRs of one antibody is not only technically challenging but can lead to bivalency for each anna.
Thus, there is an increasing trend toward development of general and robust approaches for the generation of monovalent bispecific antibodies with native nude structure. The approach, called DuetMab, replaces the native interchain disulfide bond within del s nudist of the 2 C H 1-C L interfaces with an engineered interchain disulfide bond.