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Lucentis Approval History

Lucentis (ranibizumab) is a humanized anti-VEGF antibody fragment indicated for the treatment of neovascular (wet) age-related macular degeneration, macular edema following retinal vein occlusion, diabetic macular edema, and diabetic retinopathy.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Lucentis

DateArticle
Oct 14, 2016Approval FDA Approves Genentech’s Lucentis (Ranibizumab Injection) Prefilled Syringe
Feb  6, 2015Approval FDA Approves Lucentis (ranibizumab) to Treat Diabetic Retinopathy
Aug 10, 2012Approval FDA Approves Lucentis (ranibizumab injection) for Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Jun 23, 2010Approval FDA Approves Lucentis (Ranibizumab Injection) for the Treatment of Macular Edema Following Retinal Vein Occlusion
Dec 30, 2005Genentech Submits Biologics License Application for FDA Review of Lucentis in Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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