Celltrion Receives CHMP Positive Opinion for regdanvimab (CT-P59) as One of the First Monoclonal Antibodies Recommended as a Treatment for COVID-19 by the CHMP

Celltrion Receives CHMP Positive Opinion for regdanvimab (CT-P59) as One of the First Monoclonal Antibodies Recommended as a Treatment for COVID-19 by the CHMP

INCHEON, Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– Celltrion Group announced today that the European Medicine’s Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) issued a positive scientific opinion recommending marketing authorisation for regdanvimab (CT-P59), a monoclonal antibody treatment for adults with COVID-19 that do not require supplemental oxygen and who are at increased risk of progressing to severe COVID-19. The CHMP positive opinion is a scientific recommendation to the European Commission (EC), which authorises marketing approval in the European Union. “We have accumulated the safety and efficacy data of regdanvimab in the…