Celltrion Enters into a Contract to Manufacture Agreement for its Remsima (biosimilar, infliximab) with Lonza

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  • Celltrion has picked to manufacture its biosimilar Remsima’s drug substance at Lonza’s Singapore facility to supply it in American and European markets following its approval in the EU and the US
  • The focus of the agreement is to diversify Celltrion’s biosimilar supply base and meet the increasing demands of the biosimilar market. In H1’19, the companies have submitted the product produced at Singapore facility for EMA approval and will continue their collaboration for FDA’s approval
  • Remsima is the world’s first biosimilar mAb, approved by the EMA in Sept’2013 & the US FDA in Apr’2016 for multiple autoimmune diseases including CD, UC, RA, AS, PsA & PsO

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