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CHMP recommends eight medicines for approval

The EMA's CHMP recommended that eight drugs be approved at its April meeting. Nine pre-approved drugs have been endorsed for new indications.

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A four-day meeting in the EMA's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has resulted in a host of recommendations on Friday.

The commission has lined up eight new drugs for approval, including Leo Pharma's tralokinumab with the commercial name Adtralza. Now, they await formal approval from the EU Commission. Ordinarily, this is seen as a formality, since the commission only goes against the EMA's suggestions on very rare occasions.

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