Axicabtagene Ciloleucel

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(AK-see-KAB-tuh-jeen sy-loh-LOO-sel)

This page contains brief information about axicabtagene ciloleucel and a collection of links to more information about the use of this drug, research results, and ongoing clinical trials.

US Brand Name(s)
Yescarta
FDA Approved
Yes

FDA Approval for Axicabtagene Ciloleucel

Use in Cancer

Axicabtagene ciloleucel is approved to treat:

Axicabtagene ciloleucel is only available as part of a special program called Yescarta REMS (Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies).

Axicabtagene ciloleucel is also being studied in the treatment of other types of cancer.

More About Axicabtagene Ciloleucel

Definition from the NCI Drug Dictionary - Detailed scientific definition and other names for this drug.

Research Results and Related Resources

Targeted Cancer Therapies

CAR T Cells: Engineering Patients’ Immune Cells to Treat Their Cancers

Biological Therapies for Cancer

Clinical Trials Accepting Patients

Find Clinical Trials for Axicabtagene Ciloleucel - Check for trials from NCI's list of cancer clinical trials now accepting patients.

  • Posted: October 20, 2017