US panel backs Pfizer's Selzentry in treatment-naïve HIV
This article was originally published in Scrip
A US FDA advisory panel has endorsed adding an HIV treatment-naïve indication to Pfizer's CCR5 antagonist Selzentry (maraviroc). In a 10 to four vote, the antiviral drugs advisory committee said safety, efficacy and resistance data support approval for combination treatment in HIV-1 patients with CCR5-tropic virus who are new to therapy.
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