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FDA Issues Guidance on CAR-T Cell Product Development

February 1, 2024

FDA published final guidance on Jan. 30, 2024 that provides consideration for the development of chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell products. According to FDA, “[CAR T-cell] products are human gene therapy products in which the T cell specificity is genetically modified to enable recognition of a desired target antigen for therapeutic purposes.”

The guidance provides sponsors with information to help develop CAR T-cell products including specific recommendations regarding chemistry, manufacturing, and controls (CMC), pharmacology and toxicology, and clinical study design. Considerations for autologous or allogeneic CAR T-cell products are addressed as well as analytical comparability studies.

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