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Libtayo filed in Japan to treat patients with cervical cancer.

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Published:23rd Mar 2022

Sanofi has filed a new drug application for its PD-1 inhibitor cemiplimab (Libtayo) in Japan on March 18 as a monotherapy for the treatment of patients with cervical cancer whose disease progressed on or after chemotherapy.

The submission is based on data from a global PIII study, which enrolled roughly 600 patients with relapsed/metastatic cervical cancer previously treated with chemotherapy. In the study, cemiplimab demonstrated a 31% reduction in the risk of deaths versus chemotherapy.

Condition: Cervical Cancer
Type: drug

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