The lucrative biologicals market already boasts five of the world’s top 10 bestselling medicines , and by 2015, IMS Health expects spending on biosimilars to exceed US$2 billion annually, or about 1% of total global spending on biologicals . Although major generics players are well placed to tap into this lucrative market, it is not an exclusive club, and R & D companies also have opportunities .
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