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Roche says it is cooperating with inquiries from the Indian states of Gujarat and Telangana, where sales of its cancer drug Avastin were halted after 15 patients experienced pain and swelling in their eyes. Read More
Wockhardt’s CEO Habil Khorakiwala has characterized the FDA’s recent findings of nine Form 483 observations at its manufacturing plant in Shendra, India as minor, and predicted that the agency’s concerns would be resolved within a few months. Read More
With BioMarin’s Duchenne muscular dystrophy candidate drisapersen failing to garner FDA approval this week, a competitor close on its heels also is facing questions from the agency over whether it offers any benefit. Read More
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office dealt Amgen a blow in its bid to market a biosimilar version of AbbVie’s Humira, refusing to block existing patents for the blockbuster rheumatoid arthritis treatment. Read More
The FDA is recommending that drugmakers create safety assessment committees and formalized surveillance plans to watch for serious adverse events in clinical trials to decide when safety data should be unblinded. Read More
The FDA has delayed BioMarin’s plans to market drisapersen, the company’s Duchenne muscular dystrophy candidate, with a complete response letter calling for more evidence of the therapy’s benefits. Read More