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Economic Impact of Biosimilars

May 14, 2015 1:20 am

According to the Federal Trade Commission biosimilars have the potential to save the U.S. healthcare system $250 billion through 2022. Furthermore, the global biosimilars market, according to an analysis by Frost & Sullivan, “will see exponential growth” over the next decade. This growth will not just save the healthcare system money. It can also improve patient outcomes and be a significant economic driver.   In Europe, biosimilars are already seeing discounts greater than 30%.

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