Research and Development

EMA Releases Draft Guidance on Insulin Biosimilars

EU regulators are urging manufacturers of biosimilar insulin-containing products to demonstrate similar pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic (PD) profiles as the gold standard in proving efficacy similarity to the reference products. Read More

EMA Details Clinical Trial Tolerance Testing at Bodily Contact Sites

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) is recommending clinical trial sponsors evaluate local tolerance of medicinal products — i.e., both the active substance and excipient — at contact sites of the body as part of a clinical trial’s general toxicity studies, according to new draft guidance. Read More