The varied landscape of the therapeutic antibodies

Speaker and affiliation: 
Bernard MAILLERE CEA / Institut des sciences du vivant Frédéric Joliot / DMTS (Medicines and Healthcare Technologies) / SIMOS (Molecular engineering of proteins Unit)
Tue, 2023-04-04 13:00 to 14:30

Antibodies are proteins naturally produced by the immune system to protect us from infection by pathogens. Their main characteristic is their selectivity for their target, which is harnessed to produce new drugs. They are naturally generated in the body and this process is reproduced by different ways in the laboratories. They exhibit multiple properties thanks the different formats they adopt and are used to treat a large range of diseases such as inflammatory and infectious diseases, oncology, and hematology but not only…