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Novartis Gives Up On Rituxan Biosimilar For US Market

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Thwarted by the FDA, Novartis sees better opportunities for other biosimilars in its portfolio and has decided not to pursue a refiling for its version of Roche's blockbuster Rituxan. However CEO Vas Narasimhan told Scrip that the US remains very much a focus of the group's biosimilars strategy.

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