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biogeneric Line breaks: bio|gen¦er¦ic
Pronunciation: /ˌbʌɪə(ʊ)dʒəˈnɛrɪk/

Definition of biogeneric in English:

noun & adjective

Another term for biosimilar. the advent of biogenerics could cause biotech companies to withhold more information about their products biogeneric versions of off-patent medicines
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  • The FDA has been trying to get its regulatory head around the issue of biogeneric equivalency, but it isn't easy.
  • Large growth is expected to come on the back of increased partnering activity, transition to product-driven models, growth in the biogenerics market and government initiatives to encourage investment and expansion.
  • "You get one crack at it," said Robert Coughlin, president of the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council, speaking of the task of drawing up a licensing system for "biogenerics."


1990s: from bio- + generic.

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