Europe – CAT monthly report of application procedures, guidelines and related documents on advanced therapies

The Committee for Advanced Therapies (CAT) held its 122nd meeting on 22 – 24 January 2020.

The CAT Monthly Report includes statistical data on CAT scientific recommendations on Advanced Therapy Medicinal Product (ATMP) classification, certifications, initial evaluations, CAT contributions to Scientific Advice and Paediatric Investigation Plans, as well as variations, line extensions, renewals.

Election of CAT chairperson

The CAT re-elected Martina Schüßler-Lenz as its chair for a second three-year mandate.
Martina Schüßler-Lenz is a medical doctor, certified in internal medicine. She is currently the Deputy Head of the Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products Section at the Paul-Ehrlich Institute (PEI) in Langen, Germany, and has been chair of the CAT since February 2017. Further information can be found here.

CAT will elect a vice-chairperson at the February 2020 CAT meeting…