Repurposing existing drugs can be attractive as the process is often less risky, more cost effective and can be undertaken in less time. This article discusses the logic behind drug repurposing and the approaches that are currently being explored.
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A summary of the CHMP meeting conclusions, including medicines recommended for approval and indication extension and several safety review findings.
European Pharmaceutical Review investigates five of the latest cancer drug approvals and clinical trial results.
The European Commission (EC) granted marketing authorisation for Darzalex in combination with bortezomib, thalidomide and dexamethasone (VTd) for multiple myeloma patients.
The drug daratumumab has been approved for treatment of multiple myeloma, demonstrating increased efficacy when used in combination with other drugs.
The FDA grants Orphan Drug Designation to treatments for rare diseases in R&D; here are the 10 most recent for oncologic conditions.
Orphan Drug Designation has been given to bispecific antibody candidate, GBR 1342, for the treatment of multiple myeloma.
Orphan Drug Designation has been granted to the CT053 anti-BCMA CAR-T programme for multiple myeloma treatment.