JNJ BCMA CAR-T, JNJ-4528, US filing on track for YE 2020, but EU delayed to H1 2021; JNJ Q2 2020 earnings call
Here is a brief preview of this blast: Thursday, 16 July, JNJ held their Q2 2020 earnings call (press release / slides). The company confirmed that filing of their BCMA CAR-T for multiple myeloma, JNJ-4528 (cilta-cel), remains on track for YE 2020 in the US. However, EU filing has been pushed back slightly to early 2021 (from YE 2020). Meanwhile, despite the impact of COVID-19, JNJ reported double-digit QoQ growth of its multiple myeloma blockbuster, Darzalex (US +33%; WW +16%). Below, Celltelligence provides further context on JNJ-4528 and how Darzalex’s sales resilience could help support continued CAR-T development and future commercialization.