The EMA's human medicines committee has released its results for the December meeting, suggesting which therapies should receive marketing authorisation.
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Investigators report 76 percent of trial participants had a complete response to axicabtagene ciloleucel (axi-cel), despite being resistant to other therapies.
Ten medicines have been recommended for marketing authorisation and 10 extensions of indication have been suggested by the EMA.
NICE has given its positive opinion to lenalidomide in combination with rituximab as a 'chemotherapy-free' treatment for lymphoma.
25 April 2017 | By Niamh Marriott, Junior Editor
The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has adopted positive opinions, separately recommending the approval of both Sandoz's (a Novartis division) biosimilar rituximab and biosimilar etanercept in Europe, to treat the same indications as their respective reference medicines.
23 February 2017 | By Niamh Marriott, Digital Editor
The European Commission has approved Truxima (biosimilar rituximab) for all indications of reference rituximab in the European Union.
The European Commission has approved Roche’s Gazyvaro (obinutuzumab) in combination with bendamustine chemotherapy followed by Gazyvaro maintenance in people with follicular lymphoma.