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HuLuc63
A monoclonal antibody being studied in the treatment of advanced multiple myeloma. Monoclonal antibodies are made in the laboratory and can locate and bind to substances in the body, including cancer cells. HuLuc63 binds to CS1, a protein that is found mainly on the surface of multiple myeloma cells.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.