Coherus BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHRS) Files An 8-K

Coherus BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHRS), a leading pure-play, global biosimilar company with late-stage clinical products, today announced that the U.S. FDA has accepted the filing of 351(k) Biologics License Application for CHS-1701, a pegfilgrastim (Neulasta®) biosimilar candidate.

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The BLA submission is supported by similarity data from analytical, pharmacokinetic, pharmacodynamic and immunogenicity studies comparing CHS-1701 and Neulasta. The biosimilar user fee act (BSUFA) action date is June 9, 2017.

About Coherus BioSciences, Inc.

Coherus is a leading pure-play, global biosimilar company that develops and commercializes high-quality therapeutics for major regulated markets. Biosimilars are intended for use in place of existing, branded biologics to treat a range of chronic and often life-threatening diseases, with the potential to reduce costs and expand patient access. Composed of a team of proven industry veterans with world-class expertise in process science, analytical characterization, protein production and clinical-regulatory development, Coherus is positioned as a leader in the global biosimilar marketplace. Coherus is advancing three late-stage clinical products towards commercialization, CHS-1701 (pegfilgrastim biosimilar), CHS-0214 (etanercept biosimilar) and CHS-1420 (adalimumab biosimilar), as well as developing a robust pipeline of future products in four therapeutic areas, oncology, immunology (anti-TNF), ophthalmology and multiple sclerosis. For additional information, please visit www.coherus.com.

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