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Insights+ Key Biosimilars Events of June 2020

Biosimilars are developed to be highly similar versions of approved biologics in terms of safety, purity, and potency. Biosimilars are expected to be a cost-effective alternative to the high-priced branded biologics, offering significant and much-needed cost savings to both payers and the patients. Hence, the providers are more likely to adopt biosimilars as a “reference […]Read More

Kyowa Kirin’s FKB327 (biosimilar, adalimumab) Receives the MMA Approval in

Shots: FKB327 (biosimilar, adalimumab) is an injectable medication that involves inhibition of Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) blocks the inhibition of activity, thereby reducing inflammation and other disease symptoms including RA, plaque psoriasis, Crohn’s disease, and ulcerative colitis In 2018, Fujifilm signed an agreement with Mylan to commercialize biosimilar adalimumab in EU and will expand it […]Read More

PharmaShots Weekly Snapshot (Jun 15-19, 2020)

 1.  Ultragenyx and Kyowa Kirin’s Crysvita (burosumab) Receive the US FDA’s Approval for the Treatment of Tumor-Induced Osteomalacia  Published: Jun 19, 2020 | Tags: Ultragenyx, Kyowa Kirin, Crysvita, burosumab, Receives, US, FDA, Approval, Treatment, Tumor-Induced Osteomalacia 2.  Pfizer and Sangamo’s Giroctocogene Fitelparvovec (SB-525) Demonstrate Positive Effect in P-I/II Alta Study for Hemophilia A Published: Jun 18, 2020 […]Read More

Ultragenyx and Kyowa Kirin’s Crysvita (burosumab) Receive the US FDA’s

Shots: The US FDA’s approval is based on two P-II studies (144wks. & 88wks. study) assessing Crysvita in 14 & 13 patients conducted by Ultragenyx & Kyowa Kirin in the US & Japan and South Korea respectively Results: increment in serum phosphorus and serum 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D levels, thus improving osteomalacia. Additionally, whole-body bone scans demonstrated […]Read More

PharmaShots Weekly Snapshot (February 03-07, 2020)

WHO to Accelerate Global Research and Innovation Against Corona Virus Published: Feb 06, 2020 | Tags: WHO, Accelerate, Global, Research, Innovation, Against, Corona Virus 2.  Curis Amends its Existing Collaboration with Aurigene for the Development and Commercialization of CA-170 Published: Feb 07, 2020 | Tags: Curis, Amends, Existing Collaboration, Aurigene, Development, Commercialization, CA-170 3.  Novo […]Read More

Kyowa Kirin Signs Two Agreement with Ardelyx to Expand its

Shots: As per the first agreement, Ardelyx to receive $10M for research and is eligible to receive ~10.5M upfront and up to $500M as development & commercialization milestone and will execute research in collaboration with Kyowa Kirin for only two targets Following the end of the research period, Kyowa Kirin to get an option to […]Read More

PharmaShots Weekly Snapshot (October 14-18, 2019)

1. Johnson & Johnson Initiates Voluntarily Recall of a Single Lot of its Baby Powder in the US Published: Oct 18, 2019 | Tags: JnJ, Initiates, Voluntarily, Recall, Baby Powder, US 2. AbbVie’s Rinvoq (Upadacitinib) Receives CHMP Positive Opinion to Treat Moderate to Severe Active Rheumatoid Arthritis Published: Oct 18, 2019 | Tags: AbbVie, Rinvoq, Upadacitinib, Receives, […]Read More

Kyowa Kirin Reports the Availability of Nourianz (Istradefylline) to Treat

Shots: The Nourianz is now available in the US as adjunctive treatment to levodopa/carbidopa in adult patients with Parkinson’s disease experiencing motor fluctuations, re-emerge between treatment dose known as “off” episodes The FDA’s approval of Nourianz is based clinical study assessing Nourianz vs PBO as adjunctive treatment to levodopa/carbidopa in adult patients with PD experiencing […]Read More