Alexandra Beumer Sassi
Alexandra Beumer Sassi is Senior Director, CMC & Quality, at Voisin Consulting Life Sciences (VCLS).
CMC considerations for US biosimilars development
The US Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act of 2009 (BPCI Act) provides an abbreviated licensure pathway for biosimilar products. This pathway brought the hope of lower cost biologics, perhaps similar to what was accomplished by generics for small molecule drugs. Twelve years have now passed since the BPCI Act and experience continues to be gained with biosimilars development…