Dean has built up a wealth of knowledge on the global generics and biosimilar medicines industries since joining Generics Bulletin in 2013. He specializes in commercial and legal issues, writing in-depth analyses of corporate strategy and getting under the skin of patent infringement proceedings and other litigation. He attends investor and regulatory meetings with business leaders, favoring the investor days with their focus on corporate strategy. In his spare time, Dean enjoys visiting museums and playing five-a-side football.
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Presenting nine-month financial results, Krka disclosed a new slate of strategic objectives stretching out until 2028 – including a tacit admission that its current EBITDA margin may not be sustainable.
Aspen has underlined previously its commitment to building on its business in China, and now it has done so, picking up Sandoz’s local operations for up to €92.6m, while bringing in cash by offloading a quartet of anesthetics in Europe back to the firm.
Teva has wrapped up an earlier deal with Sanofi that will see the French giant take command of its novel TL1A inhibitor currently in a Phase IIb study for ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease.
Generics Bulletin previews the most noteworthy and anticipated events for December 2023.
“A lot of companies are hurting because of the higher interest rates,” one major CEO observed recently, summing up a year which saw little headline-grabbing news on the M&A front for generic and biosimilar sponsors.
ANDA sponsors targeting Neurocrine Biosciences’ Ingrezza (valbenazine) blockbuster are in position to launch – albeit with a 14-year wait that validates the strength of the originator’s IP.