Intas, an Indian pharmaceutical company based in Ahmedabad, has launched BEVATAS (bevacizumab), a biosimilar to Roche’s AVASTIN, in India. Bevacizumab is used to treat colorectal cancer, ovarian cancer, cervical cancer, lung cancer and recurrent glioblastoma. Bevacizumab has been available in India since 2004. Intas’s BEVATAS product is priced at 40% of the price of the currently available treatment.
Blog Big Molecule Watch October 17, 2017