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Panel Favors Celltrion Biosimilar; Skeptical On Cost Savings

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With the favorable backing by an FDA advisory panel on Feb. 9, which followed a positive review by regulators, Celltrion Inc. and its partner Hospira Inc., a unit of Pfizer Inc., are well on their way of putting the first biosimilar of a monoclonal antibody on the US market.

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