Acting US FDA commissioner, Janet Woodcock, has called for an independent federal review of interactions between officials at her agency and representatives of Biogen, prior to the recent approval of the pharma company’s treatment for Alzheimer’s disease....
Statisticians at the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said there was insufficient evidence to support the agency’s approval of the Alzheimer’s drug produced by Biogen, according to newly released internal memos.
Bio-Thera Solutions recently initiated a Phase 3 trial of its proposed golimumab biosimilar BAT2506 in China and Eastern Europe, making it the first subcutaneous golimumab biosimilar to do so in multiple countries, according to a report from GlobalData.
Biogen pledges to share future insights about Aduhelm (aducanumab-avwa) with the scientific community as it collects more data from real-world use of the treatment, after the drug was approved by the FDA yesterday.
Biogen and Ginkgo Bioworks say their collaboration and license agreement will develop a next-generation AAV production platform, aiming to ‘redefine the industry standard for manufacturing recombinant adeno-associated virus (AAV)-based vectors’.