Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) said that European Medicines Agency’s Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has adopted a positive opinion regarding the approval of Opdivo (nivolumab) plus low-dose Yervoy (ipilimumab) combination to include first-line treatment for patients with intermediate- and poor-risk advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC).
16 Nov 2018
15 Nov 2018
The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson has submitted two Type II variation applications to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) regarding approval for the expanded use of IMBRUVICA (ibrutinib).
14 Nov 2018
Roche has secured priority review from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Tecentriq (atezolizumab) in combination with chemotherapy as the first-line treatment of a form of triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC).
13 Nov 2018
AstraZeneca and Merck have secured priority review from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Lynparza as a maintenance therapy for patients with newly-diagnosed, BRCA-mutated (BRCAm) advanced ovarian cancer.
06 Nov 2018
Seattle Genetics has filed a supplemental Biologics License Application (BLA) to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking approval for Adcetris (brentuximab vedotin) in combination with chemotherapy for the frontline treatment of CD30-expressing peripheral T-cell lymphoma (PTCL), based on data from the phase 3 ECHELON-2 trial.
23 Oct 2018
Eiger BioPharmaceuticals has secured the Rare Pediatric Disease (RPD) designation from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for lonafarnib to treat both Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS or progeria) and progeroid laminopathies.
17 Oct 2018
Kala Pharmaceuticals has submitted a new drug application (NDA) to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for KPI-121 0.25%, a topical product candidate being developed for the temporary relief of signs and symptoms of dry eye disease.
09 Oct 2018
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and European Medicines Agency (EMA) have accepted Novartis’ new drug application (NDA) and marketing authorization application (MAA) for multiple sclerosis drug siponimod (BAF312).
02 Oct 2018
Shield Therapeutics has submitted a new drug application (NDA) with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its lead product Feraccru to treat iron deficiency.
28 Sep 2018
GW Pharmaceuticals said that EPIDIOLEX (cannabidiol) oral solution has been transferred to Schedule V restriction classification, by the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).