Fostemsavir

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Scientific Name: Fostemsavir
Brand Name: Rukobia
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action The gp120 subunit within the gp160 envelope glycoprotein of HIV-1 is a new and novel target in the treatment of HIV-1 infection. These subunits are responsible for facilitating the first step in the viral life cycle, attachment, by mediating the interaction between the virus and host cell CD4 receptors.
Description of the Drug: Fostemsavir is an antiretroviral HIV-1 attachment inhibitor targeted against the gp120 subunit within the HIV-1 gp160 envelope glycoprotein.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB11796