EC OKs AbbVie’s, Biogen’s MS Drug Zinbryta
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The European Commission (EC) has granted marketing authorization to AbbVie’s and Biogen’s Zinbryta (daclizumab) for the treatment of adult patients with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS). Zinbryta is a once-monthly, self-administered, subcutaneous injection.

Zinbryta is also approved in the United States and is under regulatory review in Switzerland, Canada, and Australia.

Zinbryta is a humanized IgG1 monoclonal antibody that selectively binds to the high-affinity interleukin-2 receptor subunit (CD25). CD25 is expressed at high levels on T-cells that become activated in people with MS.

Source: AbbVie and Biogen

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