Tocilizumab biosimilar is under clinical development by Curateq Biologics and currently in Phase III for Rheumatoid Arthritis. According to GlobalData, Phase III drugs for Rheumatoid Arthritis have a 62% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Pre-Registration. GlobalData’s report assesses how Tocilizumab biosimilar’s drug-specific PTSR and Likelihood of Approval (LoA) scores compare to the indication benchmarks. Buy the report here.

GlobalData tracks drug-specific phase transition and likelihood of approval scores, in addition to indication benchmarks based off 18 years of historical drug development data. Attributes of the drug, company and its clinical trials play a fundamental role in drug-specific PTSR and likelihood of approval.

Tocilizumab biosimilar overview

BP08 (tocilizumab) is under development for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. The therapeutic candidate is a recombinant humanized monoclonal antibody. It is administered through intravenous route and acts by targeting interleukin 6 receptor.

It was also under development for the treatment of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) associated cytokine release syndrome.

Curateq Biologics overview

Curateq Biologics, a subsidiary of Aurobindo Pharma Ltd, is engaged in the research and development of recombinant biologics, especially in areas of biosimilars drug substance development and proteins formulations. Curateq Biologics is headquartered in Hyderabad, Telangana, India.

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This content was updated on 10 June 2024

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