18:31 , Nov 9, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Sandoz gives up on Rituxan biosimilar in U.S.

With two competing biosimilars under FDA review, Sandoz will no longer seek U.S. approval of GP2013, its biosimilar of cancer and autoimmune drug Rituxan/MabThera rituximab from Roche (SIX:ROG; OTCQX:RHHBY). The unit of Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS;...
20:18 , Nov 5, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Sandoz gives up on Rituxan biosimilar in U.S.

With two competing biosimilars under FDA review, Sandoz will no longer seek U.S. approval of GP2013, its biosimilar of cancer and autoimmune drug Rituxan/MabThera rituximab from Roche (SIX:ROG; OTCQX:RHHBY). The unit of Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS;...
17:30 , Oct 12, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

FDA panel votes in favor of Celltrion's rituximab biosimilar

FDA's Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee voted 16-0 on Oct. 10 that a resubmitted BLA from Celltrion Inc. (KRX:068270) supports approval of CT-P10, its biosimilar of Rituxan/MabThera rituximab. The panel backed the biosimilar's approval as a...
22:55 , Oct 11, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

JHL raises financing at $750M valuation

Biosimilars company JHL Biotech Inc. (Zhubei, Taiwan) raised an undisclosed amount in a private financing at a valuation of $750 million. Participating in the financing were Sanofi (Euronext:SAN; NYSE:SNY) and other undisclosed investors, according to...
22:09 , Oct 10, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

FDA panel votes in favor of Celltrion's rituximab biosimilar

FDA's Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee voted 16-0 Wednesday that a resubmitted BLA from Celltrion Inc. (KRX:068270) supports approval of CT-P10, its biosimilar of Rituxan/MabThera rituximab. The panel backed the biosimilar's approval as a monotherapy to...
18:22 , Oct 5, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

JHL raises financing at $750M valuation

Biosimilars company JHL Biotech Inc. (Zhubei, Taiwan) raised an undisclosed amount in a private financing at a valuation of $750 million. Participating in the financing were Sanofi (Euronext:SAN; NYSE:SNY) and other undisclosed investors, according to...
19:32 , Sep 14, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Celltrion NDA for rituxan biosimilar awaits FDA panel discussion

FDA's Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee will meet on Oct. 10 to review a resubmitted BLA for CT-P10 from Celltrion Inc. (KRX:068270), the company's biosimilar of Rituxan/MabThera rituximab. Celltrion resubmitted the BLA in May, two months...
19:59 , Sep 11, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

FDA panel to discuss Celltrion biosimilar

FDA's Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee will meet on Oct. 10 to review a resubmitted BLA for CT-P10 from Celltrion Inc. (KRX:068270), the company's biosimilar of Rituxan/MabThera rituximab. Celltrion resubmitted the BLA in May, two months...
16:24 , May 4, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

CRL for Sandoz's biosimilar rituximab

The Sandoz unit of Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS; SIX:NOVN) said it received a complete response letter from FDA for a BLA for GP2013, the company's biosimilar of Rituxan/MabThera rituximab from Roche (SIX:ROG; OTCQX:RHHBY). Sandoz said it...
18:15 , May 3, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

CRL for Sandoz's biosimilar rituximab

The Sandoz unit of Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS; SIX:NOVN) said it received late Wednesday a complete response letter from FDA for a BLA for GP2013, the company's biosimilar of Rituxan/MabThera rituximab from Roche (SIX:ROG; OTCQX:RHHBY). Sandoz...