Roche silences Herceptin comparison

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Biosimilar Herceptin is coming to India, but marketers will not be able to say so. The Wall Street Journal reported Friday that drugmaker Roche won a case that prevents the biosimilar manufacturer from using the brand name Herceptin in its marketing.

The decision also bars Biocon-Mylan from making comparisons between its lookalike breast cancer treatment's manufacturing processes, safety, efficacy and sales, with those of Herceptin.

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