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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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.