Industry News Archive

  • FDA Approves Ivosidenib in Combination for Acute Myeloid Leukemia

    On May 25, 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved ivosidenib in combination with azacitidine for newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia with a susceptible IDH1 mutation, as detected by an FDA-approved test, in adults 75 years or older or who have comorbidities that preclude use of intensive induction chemotherapy.

    Read the FDA announcement.

    Read Servier's announcement.

    Posted 5/26/2022



  • Fam-Trastuzumab Deruxtecan-Nxki Approved for Patients with HER2+ MBC

    Fam-Trastuzumab Deruxtecan-Nxki (Enhertu®, Daiichi Sankyo, AstraZeneca) has been approved in the U.S. for the treatment of adult patients with unresectable or metastatic HER2 positive breast cancer who have received a prior anti-HER2-based regimen either in the metastatic setting, or in the neoadjuvant or adjuvant setting and have developed disease recurrence during or within six months of completing therapy.

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    Posted 05/17/2022



  • FDA Approves Axicabtagene Ciloleucel for Large B-Cell Lymphoma

    On Friday, April 1, 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved axicabtagene ciloleucel for adult patients with large B-cell lymphoma that is refractory to first-line chemoimmunotherapy or relapses within 12 months of first-line chemoimmunotherapy.

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    Read Gilead's announcement.

    Posted 4/4/2022


  • FDA Approves Lutetium Lu 177 Vipivotide Tetraxetan for Prostate Cancer

    On March 23, 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved lutetium Lu 177 vipivotide tetraxetan for the treatment of adult patients with prostate-specific membrane antigen-positive metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer who have been treated with androgen receptor pathway inhibition and taxane-based chemotherapy. 

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    Read Novartis' announcement.

    Posted 3/24/2022



  • FDA Approves Pembrolizumab for Advanced Endometrial Carcinoma

    On March 21, 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved pembrolizumab as a single agent for patients with advanced endometrial carcinoma that is microsatellite instability-high or mismatch repair deficient, as determined by an FDA-approved test, who have disease progression following prior systemic therapy in any setting and who are not candidates for curative surgery or radiation.

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    Read Merck's announcement.

    Posted 3/22/2022


  • FDA approves nivolumab and relatlimab-rmbw for melanoma

    On March 18, 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved nivolumab and relatlimab-rmbw for adult and pediatric patients 12 years of age or older with unresectable or metastatic melanoma.

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    Read Bristol Myers Squibb's announcement.

    Posted 3/21/2022


  • FDA Approves Olaparib for High-Risk Early Breast Cancer

    On Friday, March 11, 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved olaparib for the adjuvant treatment of adult patients with deleterious or suspected deleterious germline BRCA-mutated (gBRCAm) human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)-negative, high-risk, early breast cancer who have been treated with neoadjuvant or adjuvant chemotherapy.

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    Read AstraZeneca's announcement.

    Posted 3/14/2022


  • FDA Approves Nivolumab in Combination for Early-Stage NSCLC

    On Friday, March 4, 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved nivolumab with platinum-doublet chemotherapy for adult patients with resectable non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in the neoadjuvant setting.

    Read the FDA announcement.

    Read Bristol Myers Squibb's announcement.

    Posted 3/7/2022


  • Servier Announces New NDC Number for Ivosidenib

    Starting today, February 14, 2022, Tibsovo® (ivosidenib tablets) will use NDC number 72694-0617-6 for ordering. Though the product packing has changed, Servier ensures the product and ordering process remain the same.

    For more information, visit the Tibsovo website.

    Posted 2/14/2022


  • New Clinical Trial for Patients with Tumors Harboring NRG1 Fusions

    New clinical trial in patients suffering from tumors harboring NRG1 gene alterations, specifically NRG1 gene fusion-positive advanced solid tumors. 

    To learn more about a prospective real-world outcomes study in patients with tumors harboring NRG1 fusions, click here.

    Posted on 12/09/2021.



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