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FDA Accepts Rituxan Biosimilar for Review

Sept. 15, 2017
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The FDA has accepted Sandoz’ application for approval of its rituximab biosimilar to Rituxan.

Rituxan treats cancers of the blood, including non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukemia, as well as immunological diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis.

Rituxan is a Biogen brand jointly marketed by Biogen and Genentech USA.

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