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Indian Biotechs Seek To Outsource Drug Marketing To MNCs

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

Executive Summary

In somewhat of a trend reversal, some Indian biotechs are outsourcing their own drug projects as the drug-making business tightens. Avesthagen and Biocon have their own pipeline of drugs in development, but are discussing possible partnerships with multinational drug makers. Avesthagen has a nutritional molecule in clinical trials and seeks a MNC willing to market the drug while Avesthagen focuses on four other molecules in the pre-clinical stage. Biocon is in a similar situation with an insulin molecule just entering Phase III trials. (Click here for more



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