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NEW INDICATION ALERT: J&J Submits EMA Application for DARZALEX® (daratumumab) SC for Multiple Myeloma

Mar 6, 2024

On 6 March 2024, Johnson & Johnson (J&J) announced that it has submitted an application to the European Medical Agency (EMA) for DARZALEX® (daratumumab) for an indication extension for the treatment of transplant-eligible patients newly diagnosed with multiple myeloma.  The application is supported by data from the Phase 3 PERSEUS study, which shows that when daratumumab is administered in a subcutaneous formulation it significantly reduces the risk of myeloma progression or death when compared to standard of care regimen. 

This follows J&J’s announcement on 30 January 2024 that it submitted a sBLA to FDA for the Darzalex Faspro® (daratumumab and hyaluronidase-fihj) Combination