Weeks after AstraZeneca and Daiichi Sankyo were able to move the bar in the treatment of metastatic breast cancer with Enhertu, Gilead Sciences is answering that challenge with Trodelvy.

On Monday, the high-profile partnership between Japan’s Daiichi-Sankyo and British-Swedish multinational AstraZeneca announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration has accepted their supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for Enhertu (trastuzumab deruxtecan), their HER2-directed candidate for unresectable or metastatic breast cancer.