FDA Announces Advisory Committee Meeting on Sandoz’s Etanercept Biosimilar

We previously reported on Sandoz’s aBLA for a biosimilar of Amgen’s ENBREL (etanercept) and the related BPCIA litigation.

The FDA’s Arthritis Advisory Committee announced this morning that it will hold a public advisory committee meeting on July 13, 2016 to discuss Sandoz’s etanercept biosimilar. According to the announcement, anyone wishing to make a formal oral presentation must notify the committee contact person by June 20, 2016, and any written submissions must be made by June 28, 2016.