Global VEGF Antibodies Market is Expected to Witness Launch of Several Promising Emerging Therapies in the Coming Years

| November 30, 2016

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Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is an endothelial cell-specific mitogen that stimulates the proliferation, migration and survival of endothelial cells. The human VEGF family consists of five ligands, namely, VEGF (or VEGF-A), VEGF-B VEGF-D VEGF-D and placental growth factor. Vascular endothelial growth factor is involved in several pathophysiological processes and is therefore a popular approach for developing therapies to treat related diseases such as cancers and macular degeneration. The market for VEGF antibodies is gaining traction since it offers several advantages over pharmaceuticals such as lower frequency of administration in product with extended half-life. It is noteworthy that the VEGF antibodies targeted towards treatment of cancer contributes to more than half of the global VEGF antibodies market revenue.

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