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FDA Grants Frontline Alectinib Priority Review for ALK-Positive NSCLC

Jason Harris
Published: Thursday, Aug 03, 2017

Dr. Sandra Horning
Sandra Horning, MD
The FDA has granted a priority review to a supplemental new drug application (sNDA) for alectinib (Alecensa) for the frontline treatment of patients with ALK-positive locally advanced or metastatic non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), according to Genentech (Roche), the manufacturer of the second-generation ALK inhibitor.

-positive NSCLC.
FDA grants Genentech’s Alecensa priority review for initial treatment of people with ALK-positive lung cancer. Genentech. Available at: Accessed August 3, 2017.

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