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Also known as: Rituxan, Mabthera, Zytux

Rituximab is a chimeric monoclonal antibody against the protein CD20, which is primarily found on the surface of immune system B cells. Rituximab destroys B cells and is therefore used to treat diseases...


Also known as: Somatotropin, gh, gh-n, growth hormone 1, pituitary growth hormone

The principal bioactive human growth hormone (hGH) is a single chain non-glycosylated 191 amino acid, 22 kD polypeptide produced in the anterior pituitary gland. Growth hormone for clinical use has an...


Also known as: rosa gallica l., rosa centifolia l.,

Rose is a common name given to the thorny shrubs and climbing vines of the genus Rosa in the\nRosaceae family. More than 100 Rosa species have been recorded throughout the world. Because rose\nis a popular...


Also known as: Frangula alnus, Frangula bark, Alder buckthorn, Glossy buckthorn, Breaking buckthorn, Frangula bark

Alder Buckthorn is a deciduous shrub, growing to 3–6 m, occasionally to 7 m tall. It is usually multistemmed, but rarely forms a small tree with a trunk diameter of up to 20 cm. The bark is dark blackish-brown,...


Also known as: Cascara buckthorn, Bearberry

The dried bark of cascara has been used for centuries as a laxative, first by Native Americans in the Pacific Northwest, and then by European/U.S. colonizers. The chemicals primarily responsible for the...


Also known as: Rheum officinale, Rhubarb, Rhei radix, Turkish rhubarb, Turkey rhubarb, Chinese rhubarb

Rhubarb belongs to the stimulating laxatives containing hydroxyanthracene derivatives and is intended “for short-term use in cases of occasional constipation”. Therefore we refer to the assessment...


Also known as: Rhodiola rhizoma, Golden root, Rose root, Western rose root, Aaron rod, Arctic root

It is a perennial flowering plant in the family Crassulaceae, It grows in cold regions of the world, including much of the Arctic, the mountains of Central Asia, scattered in eastern North America from...


Also known as: Butcher broom

It is a low evergreen Eurasian shrub, with flat shoots known as cladodes that give the appearance of stiff, spine-tipped leaves. Small greenish flowers appear in spring, and are borne singly in the centre...


Also known as: Rabivax, imovax

Rabies vaccine is given to people at high risk of rabies to protect them if they are exposed. It can also prevent the disease if it is given to a person after they have been exposed. Rabies vaccine is...


Also known as: Rrx-001, 925206-65-1, 2-bromo-1-(3,3-dinitroazetidin-1-yl)ethan-1-one, Unii-7rpw6su9sc, 7rpw6su9sc, Rrx001

Molecular Formula


Molecular Weight

268.02  g/mol

InChI Key




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