Mumbai, Brazil, December 03, 2021: Global pharma major, Lupin Limited (Lupin) announced today that they have entered into an exclusive distribution and marketing agreement with Biomm SA in Brazil. Under the terms of agreement, Biomm will distribute and market biosimilar Pegfilgrastim in Brazil.
Lupin had earlier received the U.S. FDA acceptance of the Biologics License Application (BLA) for its proposed biosimilar to Neulasta® (pegfilgrastim) through a filing using the 351(k) pathway.
Pegfilgrastim is indicated to reduce the duration of neutropenia and the incidence of febrile neutropenia in patients receiving chemotherapy.
Lupin is an innovation-led transnational pharmaceutical company headquartered in Mumbai, India. The Company develops and commercializes a wide range of branded and generic formulations, biotechnology products and APIs in over 100 markets in the U.S., India, South Africa and across Asia Pacific (APAC), Latin America (LATAM), Europe and Middle East regions.
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Biomm’s mission is to develop, produce and market global competitive biopharmaceuticals with quality and accessibility. The company’s focus is developing biological products, aiming to guarantee national selfsufficiency. Due to its innovator DNA, the company is pioneer in biotechnological drugs in Brazil. Founded in 2002, Biomm’s headquarters and factory are in Nova Lima (MG), with capacity to produce 20 million vials of insulin per year, based on advanced and innovative technologies that guarantee the medicines quality. The company is listed on the Brazilian stock exchange (BVMF: BIOM3). For further information access
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