Driven by DRG’s oncology expertise and real-world data capabilities, the Real World Brand Tracker is an interactive dashboard of regularly updated U.S. claims data that monitors and highlights the shifting market dynamics and the impact of events on immune checkpoint inhibitor prescribing.


How is the uptake for individual brands changing over time and across different U.S. regions and individual states?

Which brand is winning, and how does that vary by indication?

How does the dynamic regulatory environment for immune checkpoint inhibitor brands in the United States affect prescribing patterns of currently approved brands by indication?

What is the average claim charge for each brand? How does this compare to the reimbursed amount? How does each of these metrics vary by payer type?

In which types of facilities are patients receiving these brands?


Understand evolving market dynamics and correlate clinical and regulatory events to brand use by indication.

Track number of patients treated with immune checkpoint inhibitor brands over time.

Segment the data in multiple ways, including by state and treatment setting, to reveal pockets of opportunity.

Visualize trends in payer metrics including total claim amount, total claim paid, and top payers for immune checkpoint inhibitors.

Design appropriate clinical trial strategies based on rapidly evolving standards in treatment practices, as revealed by claims data.

Uncover pockets of opportunity for improved penetration and identify segments where brands are performing poorly.

Table of contents

  • Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors - Brand Tracker - Real World Brand Tracker
    • About Real World Brand Tracker
      • Real World Brand Tracker: Q3 2020 Data Summary
    • Dashboard

Author(s): Priyanka Mehra, B.Tech

Priyanka Mehra is a Business Insights Analyst in the oncology team at Decision Resources Group. She has 5+ years of work experience in pharmaceutical research and analytics, involving management and execution of various strategic analysis projects across multiple oncology indications, secondary and primary research and competitive intelligence. Previously, she worked as an Associate Consultant with Prescient Healthcare Group where she handled Biosimilars projects for global pharmaceutical clients and designed brand and commercial strategy solutions on a variety of therapy areas, including oncology, immunology and inflammatory diseases. Prior to Prescient, she worked as a Senior Analyst with Smart Analyst where she worked on indication prioritization and clinical landscapes for major oncology indications such as NHL, NSCLC and CRC. She has also worked as a Senior Analyst with BioXcel Corporation where she was involved with projects on clinical trials and pipeline analysis, performance benchmarking, scouting and product profiling.