G1 Therapeutics Receives Fast Track Designation from U.S. Food and Drug Administration for COSELA™ (Trilaciclib) in Combination with Chemotherapy for the Treatment of Locally Advanced or Metastatic Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Fast track is a process designed to facilitate the development and expedite the review of drugs to treat serious conditions and fill unmet medical needs. The purpose is to get important new drugs to the patient earlier. A drug that receives Fast Track designation may be eligible for more frequent engagements with the FDA to discuss the drug’s clinical development plan, eligibility for Accelerated Approval and Priority Review, and Rolling Review in which the Company can submit completed sections of its New Drug Application (NDA) for FDA review rather than waiting until every section of the NDA is completed before the entire application can be reviewed.
“Fast Track designation underscores the urgent need for innovative drugs that can significantly improve TNBC patient outcomes,” said
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