Chinese biosimilars (copy biological) in European markets

Home/Reports | Posted 22/04/2022

A presentation entitled ‘International commercialization on biosimilars’ delivered by Dr Jenny Hao of Convergence in November 2021 at the Festival of Biologics meeting in Basel, Switzerland discussed the challenges and opportunities for Chinese biosimilar (copy biological) companies to market their products in the European Union.

Preparing for future biosimilar opportunities

Home/Reports | Posted 08/04/2022

Fifty-five per cent of biosimilar opportunities from loss of exclusivity come from just 10% (13) biologicals, which are concentrated in the oncology space, according to a report released by data analysis firm IQVIA [1].

How biosimilar competition in Europe is changing

Home/Reports | Posted 25/03/2022

A report carried out at the request of the European Commission found that the development of access to biologicals in Europe remains challenging [1].

Developing access to biologicals remains challenging

Home/Reports | Posted 18/03/2022

In a report, carried out at the request of the European Commission, data analysis firm IQVIA, found that the development of access to biologicals in Europe remains challenging [1].

Savings from biosimilars reached an all-time high in 2021

Home/Reports | Posted 11/03/2022

A recent report has highlighted how despite the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, the volume of biosimilar prescribing has generated a record high in savings from biosimilar competition.

Comparison of the cost of development of biologicals and biosimilars

Home/Reports | Posted 11/03/2022

The high cost of pharmaceuticals, in the case of biologicals, has a growing impact on healthcare costs worldwide.

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on biologicals

Home/Reports | Posted 04/03/2022

A report released by data analysis firm IQVIA found that the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted certain segments of the biologicals market, but that, at least in Europe, this has not delayed the approval of new biosimilars [1].

Impact of biosimilar competition in Europe in 2021

Home/Reports | Posted 25/02/2022

A study of 23 European biosimilar markets has found that biologicals are an increasingly important component of pharmaceutical expenditure, due to their efficacy as treatments for complex conditions.

Market outlook for biological medicines in Brazil 2016‒2025

Home/Reports | Posted 18/02/2022

In a report on the role of biosimilars in health care by Professor Dr Claudio Tafla of the University of São Paulo studied the market growth outlook from 2016 to 2025 for biological medicines. Biological medicines currently represent the pharmaceutical industry's largest source of innovation.

Pharmaceutical market of biological and biosimilar medicines in Brazil

Home/Reports | Posted 11/02/2022

According to a report entitled ‘The role of biosimilars in health’ by Professor Dr Claudio Tafla, a physician specializing in emergency medicine from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo in Brazil, biological medicines consume around 40% of the federal public budget for the purchase of medicines in pharmaceutical assistance in the Unified Health System (Sistema Único de Salud, SUS), with rheumatoid arthritis being responsible for the greatest consumption of these resources [1].