Ad Comm votes 15-1 in favor of HyQvia

|By:, SA News Editor

The FDA's Blood Products Advisory Committee votes 15-1 supporting the risk/benefit profile of Baxter's (BAX -1.7%HyQvia [Immune Globulin 10% (Human) with Recombinant Human Hyaluronidase].

The product was approved in Europe in 2013 for the treatment of adult patients with primary immunodeficiency syndromes and myeloma or chronic lymphocytic leukemia with severe secondary hypogammaglobinemia and recurrent infections.

The company expects an FDA decision this quarter.

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