Legend Biotech Highlights FDA Filing of Cilta-Cel by YE 2020; Q2 2020 Earnings Summary
Here is a brief preview of this blast: On Friday, August 28, Legend Biotech published their Q2 2020 results (press release). Management confirmed that their BCMA CAR-T, cilta-cel (JNJ-4528), co-developed with Janssen, is expected to be filed with the FDA by YE 2020, the EMA in early 2021, and with China's NMPA in 2021. Furthermore, by YE 2020, Legend anticipates filing an IND application for LB1901 (a CD4 CAR-T) in r/r T cell lymphoma (TCL). Below, Celltelligence provides thoughts on cilta-cel’s commercial opportunity following the anticipated approval of ide-cel (BMS) around March 2021, and Legend’s market opportunity for LB1901 in the TCL setting.