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Adcetris® (brentuximab vedotin) has been approved by the European Commission for CD30-positive CTCL 

Jan 22, 2018

It was announced in a press release on 22 ndJanuary 2018, that the European Commission has approved Adcetris ®(brentuximab vedotin) for the treatment of CD30-positive cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL) in adults after at least one prior systemic therapy. 

The European Medicines Agency ( EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use ( CHMP) adopted a positive opinionfor this indication in November 2017. This followed resultsfrom the ALCANZAtrial in which brentuximab vedotin demonstrated significantly superior clinical outcomes in patients with CD30-expressing CTCL versus physician's choice

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