CHMP recommends EU approval of Roche’s Gazyvaro for people with previously treated follicular lymphoma

Roche announced today that the EU Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has adopted a positive opinion for Gazyvaro® (obinutuzumab) in combination with bendamustine chemotherapy followed by Gazyvaro maintenance as a new treatment for people with follicular lymphoma who did not respond to, or who progressed during or up to six months after treatment with MabThera® (rituximab) or a MabThera-containing regimen. http://www.roche.com/med-cor-2016-04-29