The following section is oncology drug approval and new indication information directly from the FDA.
Regeneron - 11.9.22 - LIBTAYO® (cemiplimab-rwlc) is now FDA-approved in combination with platinum-based chemotherapy for the first-line treatment of adult patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) whose tumors have no EGFR, ALK, or ROS1 aberrations, and is 1) Locally advanced where patients are not candidates for surgical resection or definitive chemoradiation, OR 2) Metastatic.
On August 24, 2022, the Food and Drug Administration approved ibrutinib (Imbruvica, Pharmacyclics LLC) for pediatric patients ≥ 1 year of age with chronic graft versus host disease (cGVHD) after failure of 1 or more lines of systemic therapy. Formulations include capsules, tablets, and oral suspension. For more information, read the FDA Announcement or Press Release.
FDA approved cabozantinib (CABOMETYX, Exelixis, Inc.) for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) who have been previously treated with sorafenib. More Information, January 14, 2019