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Nichi-Iko Takes Share Of Korean Biosimilar Firm, Gains Japanese Rights For Remicade And Herceptin Generics

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

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TOKYO - Nichi-Iko has upped its capability to bring biosimilars to the Japanese market, buying a 33 percent stake in South Korean biosimilar firm Aprogen, giving the Japanese generics maker exclusive rights to Aprogen products in Japan

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