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Pegsunercept
Identifiers
CAS number 330988-75-5
ATC code none
Chemical data
Formula C502H758N154O165S16 
Mol. mass 12,103 g/mol (protein part)
Pharmacokinetic data
Bioavailability N/A
Therapeutic considerations
Pregnancy cat.  ?
Legal status investigational
Routes subcutaneous injection

Pegsunercept is a drug for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. As of January 2010, Phase II clinical trials have been completed.[1][2][3] It is being developed by Amgen.

Similarly to etanercept, pegsunercept is a soluble tumor necrosis factor receptor. Pegsunercept is a PEGylated protein.[3]

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