Please login to the form below

Not currently logged in
Email:
Password:

Tafinlar

This page shows the latest Tafinlar news and features for those working in and with pharma, biotech and healthcare.

Rival Opdivo rejected, Novartis combo gets NICE green light in adjuvant melanoma

Rival Opdivo rejected, Novartis combo gets NICE green light in adjuvant melanoma

Proactive adjuvant treatment could extend melanoma patient lives. England’s cost effectiveness watchdog NICE has recommended the use of Novartis’Tafinlar (dabrafenib and Mekinst (trametinib) combination in melanoma. ... This is good news for Novartis

Latest news

  • Novartis wins key adjuvant Taf/Mek approval in Europe Novartis wins key adjuvant Taf/Mek approval in Europe

    Novartis’cancer combination Tafinlar and Mekinist has been approved by the EMA for adjuvant treatment of advanced melanoma in order to prevent disease recurrence. ... Tafinlar… particularly given the competition that of course has come up in the class

  • Novartis scores but Roche misses in melanoma trials Novartis scores but Roche misses in melanoma trials

    Novartis scores but Roche misses in melanoma trials. Phase III trial combo success for Tafinlar/Mekinist “unprecedented”. ... A phase III trial of Novartis Tafinlar and Mekinist has confirmed the potential of the pair in the post-surgical treatment

  • Novartis gets lung cancer OK for Tafinlar/Mekinist combo Novartis gets lung cancer OK for Tafinlar/Mekinist combo

    Novartis gets lung cancer OK for Tafinlar/Mekinist combo. It can now be used to treat BRAF V600E-positive NSCLC patients in Europe. ... Novartis acquired Tafinlar and Mekinist as part of its asset-swap deal with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in 2015.

  • J&J gets CHMP backing for broader Darzalex use J&J gets CHMP backing for broader Darzalex use

    CHMP round-up. At its meeting last week the CHMP also gave its blessing to the combination of Novartis' Tafinlar (dabrafenib) and Mekinist (trametinib) in BRAF-positive non-small cell lung

  • The UK's new Cancer Drugs Fund The UK's new Cancer Drugs Fund

    Gaining the greenlight were Novartis' Zykadia (ceritinib) for lung cancer and melanoma combination Tafinlar (dabrafenib) and Mekinist (trametinib), and Servier's Lonsurf (trifluridine/tipiracil HCl) for bowel cancer.

More from news
Approximately 10 fully matching, plus 36 partially matching documents found.

Latest Intelligence

  • Pharma deals during April 2014 Pharma deals during April 2014

    GSK's recently approved MEK inhibitor Mekinist and BRAF inhibitor Tafinlar will position Novartis to become a leader in the potential blockbuster market for metastatic melanoma, neglected by their current portfolio.

More from intelligence
Approximately 0 fully matching, plus 1 partially matching documents found.

Featured jobs

Subscribe to our email news alerts

PMHub

Add my company
Cuttsy + Cuttsy

How do you understand what patients really need, without actually living their lives? How do you walk in someone else’s...

Latest intelligence

PM Society Digital Awards – the power of together
Our chief executive, Emma Statham, writes about the value of awards and the power of together....
Seduction_feature_image_thumb.jpg
Seduce anyone in four simple steps
You know the health of the global economy is dependent on our ability to seduce one another – don’t you? And you know that we need to be able to...
What Would Jeremy Do? : Assessing the impact of a Corbyn-led Labour government
GK Strategy are delighted to announce the launch our latest briefing paper entitled ‘What Would Jeremy Do? Assessing the impact of a Corbyn-led Labour government’....

Infographics