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What does M6P stand for?

M6P stands for Mannose-6-Phosphate

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In vitro studies demonstrate that ZC-701 has more than ten times higher affinity for the mannose-6-phosphate receptor compared to Myozyme, which enables delivery of higher levels of enzyme to the lysosomes of muscle cells of Pompe patients.
As Genzyme has presented at two scientific meetings, the Fabrazyme protein is fully sialylated, which reduces non-specific removal by the liver, and it has appropriate levels of mannose-6-phosphate to ensure uptake into the proper compartment (lysosomes) of the target cells.