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Scientific Name: cetuximab

FDA approves new dosage regimen for Erbitux® (cetuximab)

April 6, 2021

The FDA approved a new dosage regimen for Erbitux® (cetuximab) for patients with K-RAS wild-type, EGFR-expressing metastatic colorectal cancer or squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. The new dosage regimen allows for fortnightly dosing.

AVEO reports data from Ph I study of ficlatuzumab and cetuximab

August 10, 2020

AVEO Oncology releases its Q2 FY2020 earnings report. AVEO reported data from its Ph I study of ficlatuzumab and cetuximab in patients with advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) demonstrated that the products have an acceptable safety profile and showed promising anti-tumour activity in a refractory HNSCC patient population. AVEO also announced that it is evaluating the process to secure additional clinical manufacturing of ficlatuzumab to potentially enable a Ph III clinical trial in 2022.

FDA approves encorafenib/cetuximab combination

April 8, 2020

Pfizer announces the FDA has approved Braftovi® (encorafenib) in combination with Erbitux® (cetuximab) for the treatment of BRAF600E-mutant metastatic colorectal cancer after prior therapy.

Pre-clinical study results of APZ 001

September 18, 2018

Researchers release results of pre-clinical study of cetuximab candidate APZ001. 

Amgen discloses cetuximab biosimilar under development

January 10, 2018

Amgen discloses at JP Morgan Healthcare Conference that it is in process development for a cetuximab biosimilar.

MabTech announces successful Ph III trials of cetuximab

January 11, 2016

MabTech announces successful Chinese Ph III clinical trials for Sorrento’s “biosimilar/biobetter” cetuximab STI-001, and infliximab STI-002.