The Center for Biosimilars® recaps the top news for the week of March 4, 2019.
Hi, I’m Samantha DiGrande for The Center for Biosimilars®, your resource for clinical, regulatory, business, and policy news in the rapidly changing world of biosimilars.
Here are the top 5 biosimilars articles for the week of March 4.
Number 5: The FDA has approved a subcutaneously administered version of the brand-name trastuzumab, Herceptin.
Number 4: Mylan revealed in its recent earnings call that it had an initial advisory meeting with the FDA regarding a proposed biosimilar referencing the brand-name Botox.
Number 3: During the European Crohn’s and Colitis Organisation’s14th Congress, held in Copenhagen, Denmark, researchers presented on real-world switches from reference infliximab to biosimilar CT-P13.
Number 2: Eli Lilly and Company is introducing a lower-priced authorized generic of its insulin lispro injection in the United States.
Number 1: FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, will be stepping down from his post in 1 month.
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