Another Genmab drug from Janssen receives breakthrough therapy designation

The US FDA has given breakthrough therapy status to the cancer drug teclistamab which is based on Genmab's Duobody platform.

Photo: Joost Melis / Genmab / PR

Shortly after Janssen secured approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Genmab-developed lung cancer drug Rybrevant, the pharmaceutical company has taken a crucial step with another drug from Genmab's Duobody platform.

In a press release, Janssen reports that teclistamab has received breakthrough therapy designation from the FDA.

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