ATC Group: A16AB02 Imiglucerase

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Imiglucerase

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Imiglucerase is a recombinant macrophage targeted acid ╬▓-glucosidase that replaces the deficient enzyme activity, hydrolysing glucosylceramide, thus correcting initial pathophysiology and preventing secondary pathology. Imiglucerase has been shown to improve both mental and physical aspects in the quality of life of Gaucher disease.