[A18-12] Ipilimumab (melanoma) - Benefit assessment according to §35a Social Code Book V

Last updated 15.05.2018

Project no.:

Commission awarded on 15.02.2018 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:
Dossier assessment

Commission completed

Drug Assessment

Application field:


Advanced (unresectable or metastatic) melanoma in adolescents aged between 12 and 18 years

Result of dossier assessment:

Inadequate transfer of results from study with adults; added benefit not proven


After completion of the assessment by IQWiG the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA) conducts a commenting procedure. This may provide supplementary information and as a result lead to a modified benefit assessment. Further information and the decision on the early benefit assessment can be found on the relevant page of the G-BA website.

Accompanying information

Further information for consumers and patients is provided on IQWiG's health information website www.informedhealth.org.

Federal Joint Committee (G-BA)

2018-08-02 A G-BA decision was published.

G-BA documents on this decision


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