Biocon Biologics Reports a Healthy Business Performance in July-September Quarter

The world is just emerging from the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The people who suffered the economic fallout of the pandemic as their incomes shrunk, urgently need of access to cheaper drugs. This has been the case not only in the emerging markets, but also in the developed countries. Generics and biosimilars which … Continue reading Biocon Biologics Reports a Healthy Business Performance in July-September Quarter

Biocon Biologics Approaching Closure of Transaction to Buy Out Viatris’ Biosimilars Business

The global economy is in its steepest slowdown since 1970. The IMF has forecast that global economic growth will slow to 3.2% in 2022 and 2.9% in 2023 from 6.1% in 2021. While high inflation continues to make headlines across the globe, spiralling healthcare costs need to be addressed. Biosimilars, which provide affordable access to … Continue reading Biocon Biologics Approaching Closure of Transaction to Buy Out Viatris’ Biosimilars Business

Expect Biocon Biologics to become a fully integrated global biosimilars firm post Viatris buy: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Biocon's Chairperson Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw in a QnA with FE’s Srinath Srinivasan, talks about the bold moves Biocon Biologics is making since 2021, including the recent acquisition of Viatris’ global biosimilars business, which will provide it a direct entry into the US & Europe with the acquired commercial engine in developed and key emerging markets. This … Continue reading Expect Biocon Biologics to become a fully integrated global biosimilars firm post Viatris buy: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

The Biocon Biologics-Viatris Transaction Catapults us into The Global Big League: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Biocon Biologics on Monday announced a transformational deal to acquire partner Viatris’ global biosimilars business for up to USD 3.335 billion in cash and stock. The acquisition of the business, which is estimated to generate revenues of USD 1 billion next year, will create a unique, fully integrated global biosimilars enterprise. Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Executive Chairperson, … Continue reading The Biocon Biologics-Viatris Transaction Catapults us into The Global Big League: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Biocon developing 20 biosimilar products for global markets

India's premier biopharmaceutical company Biocon is working on a pipeline of 20 biosimilar drugs or similar but not identical copy of biologic medicines, to tap the upcoming huge opportunity. Biocon, which launched the world's first interchangeable insulin Glargine in the US during the third quarter, has eight approved products. It has biosimilars in oncology like … Continue reading Biocon developing 20 biosimilar products for global markets

‘Our Alliance with Serum Institute Provides an Accelerated Entry into Vaccines’

Dr Arun Chandavarkar, Managing Director, Biocon Biologics Ltd., says the structure of the strategic alliance with Serum Institute Life Sciences provides Biocon Biologics with an asset light and accelerated entry into the often overlooked infectious diseases segment. Having established capabilities and a track record of success in biologics, Biocon Biologics’ foray into vaccines and antibodies for … Continue reading ‘Our Alliance with Serum Institute Provides an Accelerated Entry into Vaccines’

A Unique & Synergistic Alliance to Impact Global Health

Biocon Biologics Limited (BBL), a subsidiary of Biocon Ltd. and Serum Institute Life Sciences Private Limited (SILS), a subsidiary of Serum Institute of India Pvt. Ltd, have entered into a historic alliance to impact global health. This alliance will complement the strengths and resources of two leading Indian players in addressing inequitable access both in … Continue reading A Unique & Synergistic Alliance to Impact Global Health