Minutes of EMA/EUnetHTA virtual meeting

We are pleased to publish the minutes of the 13 July 2020 meeting held between the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and EUnetHTA. The meeting covered updates on EMA/EUnetHTA collaboration, JA3 final phase priorities, and 201-2021 Work Plan review, in addition to COVID-19 publication focus and other topics. Please access at this link: EMA-EUnetHTA July 2020 […]

EMA-EUnetHTA Bilateral Meeting July 2020 – minutes now available

We are pleased to publish the minutes of the 13 July 2020 meeting held between the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and EUnetHTA. The meeting covered updates on EMA/EUnetHTA collaboration, JA3 final phase priorities, and 201-2021 Work Plan review, in addition to COVID-19 publication focus and other topics. Please access at this link: EMA-EUnetHTA July 2020 […]

RCROT02 – Rapid Collaborative Review on the diagnostic accuracy of molecular methods that detect the presence of SARS-CoV-2 virus in people with suspected COVID-19 – report now available

EUnetHTA is pleased to announce that the “Rapid Collaborative Review on the diagnostic accuracy of molecular methods that detect the presence of SARS-CoV-2 virus in people with suspected COVID-19” is now available. This is the second rapid review assessing health technologies for SARS-CoV-2. The objective of this assessment was to identify, assess and summarise evidence on […]

OTCA28 – ‘Lung cancer screening in risk groups’ – final assessment now available

We are pleased to announce that the collaborative assessment, OTCA28 – ‘Lung cancer screening in risk groups’ – is now available. The aim of this EUnetHTA Assessment is to provide a reliable synthesis and analysis of the available evidence on lung cancer screening in risk groups (persons with history of smoking or current smokers, persons […]

PTJA10 – Crizanlizumab for the prevention of vaso-occlusive crises in sickle cell disease patients aged 16 years and older – Final assessment now available

This is the pharmaceutical Joint Assessment PTJA10 – Crizanlizumab for the prevention of vaso-occlusive crises in sickle cell disease patients aged 16 years and older. In October, 2020, the European Commission granted conditional marketing authorisation for Adakveo® (crizanlizumab) for the prevention of vaso-occlusive crises in sickle cell disease patients aged 16 years and older. Publication of […]

PTRCR18 – Dexamethasone for the treatment of hospitalised patients with COVID-19 – Final Rapid Collaborative Review now available.

This is the second pharmaceutical Rapid Collaborative Review (PTRCR18) published by EUnetHTA. This report describes dexamethasone for the treatment of COVID-19 patients. In September, 2020, the European Commission endorsed the use of dexamethasone for the treatment of COVID-19 patients on oxygen or mechanical venilation. This Rapid Collaborative Review aims to define, according to the national […]

Patient group input requested for a new Joint Assessment on a medicinal product for cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy (CALD).

This is the second pharmaceutical Rapid Collaborative Review (PTRCR18) published by EUnetHTA. This report describes dexamethasone for the treatment of COVID-19 patients. In September, 2020, the European Commission endorsed the use of dexamethasone for the treatment of COVID-19 patients on oxygen or mechanical venilation. This Rapid Collaborative Review aims to define, according to the national […]

PTRCR15 – remdesivir for the treatment of COVID-19. First update, December 2020.

In June, 2020, the European Commission granted marketing authorisation for Veklury® (remdesivir) for the treatment of Covid-19. This is the first update on the pharmaceutical Rapid Collaborative Review (PTRCR15) for – Remdesivir for the treatment of COVID-19. Following the original Rapid Collaborative Review – PTRCR15, published in September 2020, evidence gaps were identified, such as the […]

PTJA14 – Pretomanid in combination with bedaquiline and linezolid in adults for the treatment of pulmonary extensively drug-resistant (XDR), or treatment-intolerant or nonresponsive multidrug-resistant (MDR) tuberculosis (TB) – Final assessment now available

This is the pharmaceutical Joint Assessment PTJA14 – Pretomanid in combination with bedaquiline and linezolid in adults for the treatment of pulmonary extensively drug-resistant (XDR), or treatment-intolerant or nonresponsive multidrug-resistant (MDR) tuberculosis (TB). In August, 2020, the European Commission granted marketing authorisation for pretomanide (pretomanid FGK) in combination with bedaquiline and linezolid for the treatment […]