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Amgen Covering Its Bases In Hospira Biosimilars Suit

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Seeking to obtain more clarity on the interpretation of the Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act (BPCIA), Amgen Inc. has filed another lawsuit involving a biosimilar of one of its products – this time Epogen (epoetin alfa), the firm's first FDA-approved therapeutic, which gained the agency's blessing in 1989.

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