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Pfizer’s Rituxan biosimilar approved in U.S.
FDA approved Ruxience rituximab-pvvr from Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) for non-Hodgkin lymphoma, chronic lymphocytic leukemia and granulomatosis with polyangitis and microscopic polyangitis. Ruxience is the second biosimilar of Rituxan, an anti-CD20 mAb, the agency has approved. The first was Truxima