1519 - Tisagenlecleucel (CTL019) for treatment of refractory CD19-positive leukaemia and lymphoma

Page last updated: 14 December 2017

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Description of Medical Service

Tisagenlecleucel is an autologous, murine anti-CD19 chimeric antigen receptor T cell (CAR-T) therapeutic process, involving harvesting, modifying, expanding and re-infusing a patient's own immune T-cells, to target and destroy certain cancerous cells.

Description of Medical Condition

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) is the malignant proliferation of lymphoid progenitor cells in the bone marrow.

Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is an aggressive and common subtype of Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL).

Reason for Application

New non-MBS item

Medical Service Type

Hybrid health technology

Previous Application Number

Not Applicable

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