R41483 – Follow-On Biologics: The Law and Intellectual Property Issues – 1/15/2014

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Follow-On Biologics: The Law and Intellectual Property Issues

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Author: John R. Thomas, Visiting Scholar

Pages: 21

This report reviews the BPCIA within the context of intellectual property and innovation issues. This study first provides an introduction to the biologics industry. Next, this report introduces the regulatory and intellectual property provisions of the BPCIA. This analysis then considers the potential market for biosimilars and possible industry responses that may arise in the wake of this legislation. This report closes with concluding observations.