golimumab

noun
go·​lim·​u·​mab | \gō-ˈlim-yü-ˌmab \

Medical Definition of golimumab 

: a genetically engineered monoclonal antibody that inhibits the activity of tumor necrosis factor and is administered by subcutaneous injection to treat rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and ulcerative colitis

Note: Golimumab is marketed under the trademark Simponi.

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