Welcome to the Biological Medicines section of the Biosimilars in Oncology Knowledge Centre. This section includes content which discusses their benefits, how they differ from small molecule medicines, the importance of pharmacovigilance and more.
Discover the growing importance that biological medicines are now playing, what they are made of, how they are produced and what they can treat.
Explore the benefits of biological medicines such as increased patient survival, reduced side effects and improved prevention strategies such as the HPV vaccine.
Read about the process in which biological medicines are produced through the use of recombinant DNA technology.
Biological medicines face significant challenges, mostly due to their prohibitive cost which limits their accessibility.