The Top 5 Biosimilars Articles for the Week of September 16

The Center for Biosimilars® recaps the top stories for the week of September 16, 2019.


Hi, I’m Jaime Rosenberg 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 September 16, 2019.

Number 5: Innovator drug maker Roche says that it plans to see substantial erosion of its sales of rituximab, trastuzumab, and bevacizumab products by 2023.

Number 4: The American College of Rheumatology says that a large proportion of patients with rheumatic diseases had difficulty accessing and paying for their therapies in the past year.

Number 3: The Biosimilars Council has issued part 2 of its recent white paper on barriers to biosimilars in the United States; the newly published segment highlights post-market challenges to biosimilar adoption.

Number 2: A recent study says that step therapy in rheumatoid arthritis or psoriatic arthritis can hurt treatment outcomes.

Number 1: The United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit sided with Johnson & Johnson, requiring a dispute between the drug maker and Rochester Drug Cooperative to be sent to arbitration.

Finally, last week, our e-newsletter asked whether you think that Europe’s biosimilars market faces challenges to sustainability.

To view results of the poll, visit us on LinkedIn.

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