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29 Jun 2017

EFPIA, EBE and Vaccines Europe Back EU Leadership in Sustainable, Collaborative Fight Against AMR

The launch of the European Commission’s Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) confirms the EU’s determination to take a leading role in combatting this phenomenon, by proposing concrete and innovative solutions to benefit patients worldwide....

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02 Jun 2017

Reinventing the European Advanced Therapies Sector: An Interview with Eduardo Bravo

In this interview with Eduardo Bravo, CEO of TiGenix and President of the Board of the European Biopharmaceutical Enterprises (EBE), we discuss the increasing challenge for EU biotech companies to commercialise at home, and the accelerating departure of cutting-edge European biotech start-ups through IPOs and, increasingly, mergers and acquisitions. Interview by Duane Schulthess/Vitaltransformation.com...

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26 Apr 2017

Intellectual Property: the key to innovation and survival for small and medium-sized biopharma companies

Today is World Intellectual Property day, an opportunity to reflect on the relevance of intellectual property rights to society where invention and innovation is valued for the greater benefit of all. ...

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09 Mar 2017

EBE, EFPIA and IFPMA position paper “Considerations for physicians on switching decisions regarding biosimilars”

Switching describes a physician's decision to exchange one product that a patient receives for another. With the introduction of biosimilars, physicians may be encouraged to switch patients...

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12 Oct 2016

EBE Position Paper ” A Risk-based Approach to Setting Sterile Filtration Bioburden Limits”

As part of the submission supporting the request for a marketing authorisation, medicines must demonstrate that they are of appropriate quality, which often includes a demonstration of sterility.  B...

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19 Sep 2016

The European biotech ecosystem: EBE position paper recommends how to make funding go further

Brussels, 19 September 2016 The European Biopharmaceutical Enterprises (EBE) today published a White Paper that scrutinises funding available for innovative biopharmaceutical entrepreneurs in Europe a...

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10 May 2017

What pricing and reimbursement policies to use for off-patent biologicals? – Results from the second EBE biological medicines policy survey

Objective: Biosimilar policies with a focus on uptake have received a lot of attention at national and regional level in the last few years. It is now 10 years since the first biosimilar was approved in the European Union, but do policies in the Member States take the differences between biological medicines and small-molecule generics into account? To map the policy landscape in Europe, European Biopharmaceutical Enterprises (EBE) has conducted a second round of its descriptive survey of pricing and reimbursement policies for off-patent biologicals....

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15 Mar 2017

Biosimilar product labels in Europe: what information should they contain?

To discuss current labelling of biosimilars in Europe, the European Biopharmaceutical Enterprises (EBE) and the European Association for Bioindustries (EuropaBio) held a multi-stakeholder workshop on...

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03 Aug 2016

A Biopharmaceutical Industry Perspective on the Control of Visible Particles in Biotechnology-Derived Injectable Drug Products

For the past two years, representatives from eight different pharmaceutical companies which manufacture biotechnological products have been discussing visible particles. The probability of seeing a...

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