YONGIN, South Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Please replace the release dated 27 February, 2022, with the following corrected version due to multiple revisions.
The updated release reads:
GC PHARMA RECEIVES COMPLETE RESPONSE LETTER FROM THE U.S. FDA FOR ‘GC5107‘
GC Pharma (KRX:006280) today announced that it has received a Complete Response Letter (CRL) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in response to its Biologics License Application (BLA) for ‘GC5107 (Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human), 10% Liquid)’. The FDA issues a CRL to indicate that the review cycle for an application is complete but the application cannot be approved in its current form.
The FDA recommended a pre-license inspection of GC Pharma Ochang facility in order to support approval of the Company’s application. GC Pharma conducted a Remote Interactive Evaluations by the FDA in Q4 2021 due to restrictions on travel related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The company has confirmed that GC Pharma submitted all required documents for its BLA. ‘GC5107’ demonstrated positive results in a Phase III study in North America, meeting its primary efficacy and safety endpoints for FDA guidance requirement.
“We will continue to communicate with the FDA to coordinate the required onsite inspection as soon as possible.” said EC Huh, Ph.D, President of GC Pharma.
About GC Pharma
GC Pharma (formerly known as Green Cross Corporation) is a biopharmaceutical company that delivers life-saving and life-sustaining protein therapeutics and vaccines. Headquartered in Yongin, South Korea, GC Pharma is one of the leading plasma protein and vaccine product manufacturers globally and has been dedicated to quality healthcare solutions for more than half a century. Green Cross Corporation updated its corporate brand to GC Pharma in early 2018. Green Cross Corporation remains the company’s legal name.
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