Chemokine CCL20, Exodus-1, ST38, Chemokine (C-C Motif) Ligand 20, CCL20, LARC, C-C motif chemokine 20, SCYA20, MIP-3-alpha, C-C Motif Chemokine Ligand 20, Small Inducible Cytokine Subfamily A (Cys-Cys), Member 20, Liver And Activation-Regulated Chemokine, Macrophage Inflammatory Protein 3 Alpha, MIP-3a, CKb4, Small-Inducible Cytokine A20, CC Chemokine LARC, MIP3A, Beta Chemokine Exodus-1, Beta-Chemokine Exodus-1, Exodus

KO Status


Drug Information

Drug Name





Clinical Trials


E-6071, KANAb-071, GSK-3050002


Glaxosmithkline Plc, Morphotek

Autoimmune Diseases, Colitis, Ulcerative, Arthritis, Psoriatic





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