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Sandoz Biosimilar Strategy For Etanercept: Start Small, But Test Globally

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

Executive Summary

Sandoz has begun a global Phase III trial with its biosimilar version of Amgen's Enbrel (etanercept), targeting psoriasis rather than the more lucrative indication for rheumatoid arthritis, with the aim of winning quicker regulatory approval which can be built on as it gains insights testing the medicine.

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