AbbVie's Skyrizi OK'd in Europe for plaque psoriasis

|About: AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)|By:, SA News Editor

As expected, the European Commission approves AbbVie's (NYSE:ABBV) SKYRIZI (risankizumab), an IL-23 inhibitor, for the treatment of adult patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis who are candidates for systemic therapy. In early March, the advisory group CHMP adopted a positive opinion backing approval.

The FDA approved the med last week.

Shares are up a fraction premarket.

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