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March, 2016

May, 2015

  • 12 May

    FDA Panel Recommends Approval of Vertex’s Cystic Fibrosis Combo

    A US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advisory committee has recommended approval of Vertex Pharmaceuticals’ new combination therapy for treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF). The agency’s Pulmonary-Allergy Drugs Advisory Committee voted 12 to 1 in favor of approving the drug, which consists of Vertex’s already approved drug Kalydeco (ivacaftor) and …