Japan-based, R&D-driven Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited has submitted a New Drug Application (NDA) for lanadelumab to the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) in Japan.
15 Mar 2021
03 Feb 2021
Ocugen, a Pennsylvania-based pharmaceutical company, has signed an agreement with Bharat Biotech, an Indian pharma developer of COVAXIN, a Covid-19 vaccine, to distribute the vaccine in the US.
13 Jan 2021
Bayer announces FDA accepts NDA and grants priority review for Finerenone for patients with CKD and T2D
Bayer announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted its New Drug Application (NDA) and granted Priority Review for finerenone, an investigational drug for patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and type 2 diabetes (T2D).
11 Jan 2021
GSK, MMV filing for Kozenis in paediatric populations with P. vivax malaria accepted by Australian TGA
GSK and Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV) announced today that the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) accepted the submission of a Category 1 application to extend the indication of single-dose Kozenis (tafenoquine) to paediatric populations for the radical cure (prevention of relapse) of Plasmodium vivax (P. vivax) malaria.
06 Jan 2021
CURE Pharmaceutical receives FDA approval for IND application for erectile dysfunction product CUREfilm Blue
CURE Pharmaceutical Holding, a technology focused, vertically integrated drug delivery and product development company in the pharmaceutical and health & wellness space, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved an Investigational New Drug (IND) application for its product CUREfilm Blue, an oral soluble film of sildenafil citrate (the active ingredient present in Viagra®1) for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED).
23 Dec 2020
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted Hepion Pharmaceuticals’ investigational new drug (IND) application for its CRV431, a novel cyclophilin inhibitor, to treat Covid-19.
18 Dec 2020
FDA grants priority review to KEYTRUDA for treatment of esophageal and gastroesophageal junction cancer
Merck announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted and granted priority review for a new supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for KEYTRUDA, Merck’s anti-PD-1 therapy, in combination with platinum and fluoropyrimidine based chemotherapy for the first-line treatment of patients with locally advanced unresectable or metastatic carcinoma of the esophagus and gastroesophageal junction (GEJ).
14 Dec 2020
Merck (known as MSD outside the US and Canada) announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency has adopted a positive opinion recommending approval of KEYTRUDA, Merck’s anti-PD-1 therapy, as monotherapy for the first-line treatment of adult patients with metastatic microsatellite instability-high (MSI-H) or mismatch repair deficient (dMMR) colorectal cancer.
11 Dec 2020
Dynavax Technologies announced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has issued a positive opinion on the company's Marketing Authorization Application, recommending the granting of marketing authorization for HEPLISAV-B [Hepatitis B Vaccine (Recombinant), Adjuvanted] for the active immunization against hepatitis B virus infection (HBV) caused by all known subtypes of hepatitis B virus in adults 18 years of age and older.
01 Dec 2020
Moderna announced that it is seeking an emergency use authorisation (EUA) from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Covid-19 mRNA vaccine candidate.