Celltrion's Herceptin biosimilar seals EU approval

06:12 EST 15 Feb 2018 | Pharmafile

Herzuma, Celltrion’s biosimilar version of Roche/Genentech’s blockbuster immunotherapy Herceptin, has been awarded approval from the European Commission, the company has revealed.

The drug has been authorised in all of its reference product’s approved indications, which includes early breast cancer, metastatic breast cancer, or metastatic gastric cancer in patients whose tumours have either HER2 overexpression or HER2 gene amplification.

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