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Gilead Sciences receives CHMP positive opinion for DAA Vosevi

June 23, 2017

Gilead Sciences announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use has adopted a positive opinion on the company’s Marketing Authorization Application for its direct-acting antiviral regimen sofosbuvir-velpatasvir-voxilaprevir, or Vosevi, according to a press release.

The application for Vosevi includes data from four phase 3 studies that support its safe use in patients with hepatitis C genotypes 1 through 6, with or without compensated cirrhosis, regardless of prior therapy. The recommended regimens are 8 weeks of treatment in DAA-naive patients and 12 weeks for those who have previously failed DAA therapy.

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