Emerging protein biotherapeutics / edited by Iqbal S. Grewal. - Boca Raton, FL. : CRC Press, 2009. - xv, 354 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Overview of antibody-based therapeutics : present and future promise / Iqbal S. Grewal -- Biologic therapies for multiple sclerosis / Paulo Fontoura and Hideki Garren -- Biologic therapies in rheumatoid arthritis / Mark J. Houseman and John D. Isaacs -- Biologic therapies in systemic lupus erythematosus / Robert Eisenberg -- Biologic therapies for inflammatory bowel disease / Martin H. Holtmann and Markus F. Neurath -- Biologic therapies for psoriasis / Rosita Saraceno and Sergio Chimenti -- TNF-a inhibitors : emerging biologic therapies for the treatment of asthma / Sudha Natarajan ... [et al.] -- Protein-based therapies in experimental and clinical transplantation / Gilles Benichou ... [et al.] -- Biologic therapies for type 1 diabetes / Tom L. Van Belle and Matthias G. von Herrath -- Biologic therapies for acute myeloid leukemia/myelodysplastic syndrome / Javier Pinilla-Ibarz and Celeste Bello -- Biologic therapies for non-Hodgkin lymphoma and Hodgkin disease / Stephen M. Ansell -- Biologic therapies for chronic lymphocytic leukemia / Mohamed A. Kharfan-Dabaja and Edgardo S. Santos -- Biologic therapies for multiple myeloma and plasma cell disorders / Shuji Ozaki -- Antibody-based therapies for carcinomas / David Schrama and J´┐Żurgen C. Becker -- Role of vascular targeting agents in the treatment of solid tumors : current and future developments / Hans-Peter Gerber, Iqbal S. Grewal, and Ezogelin Oflazoglu -- Recent advancements in the use of antibody-drug conjugates for cancer therapy / Peter D. Senter and Dennis R. Benjamin.

9781420063202 (hardcover : alk. paper) 1420063200 (hardcover : alk. paper)

Protein drugs.
Proteins--therapeutic use.
Autoimmune Diseases--drug therapy.
Biological Products--therapeutic use.
Biological Therapy.
Neoplasms--drug therapy.

RM666.P87 / E44 2009

615.3 / E44