As biosims win nods in Europe and India, debate over naming rights …

From www.fiercepharma.com – January 29, 2014

What’s in a name? In the pharmaceutical world, the answer to this question is no simple matter. Drugmakers, biotechs and their generic rivals are squabbling over the names that will be assigned to biosimilars, in a battle for a marketing edge.

Should biosimilars have the same International Proprietary Names or unique, non-proprietary, or generic names to distinguish the medicines from the original biologics?

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