Nyvepria® (pegfilgrastim-apgf)

aBL 761111

Nyvepria® (pegfilgrastim-apgf)

aBL 761111

U.S. License Holder:

Hospira Inc.

Date of License:


Last Update:


approved_indications FDA-Approved Indications

NYVEPRIA (pegfilgrastim-apgf) is a leukocyte growth factor indicated to decrease the incidence of infection, as manifested by febrile neutropenia, in patients with non-myeloid malignancies receiving myelosuppressive anti-cancer drugs associated with a clinically significant incidence of febrile neutropenia.

approved_indications Approved Foreign Follow-On Biologics / Biosimilars

Biosimilars Approved In The E.U.

Nyvepria® (Pfizer) (November-2020)

approved_indications Inter Partes Review Proceedings

PTAB Portal

IPR Case No(s):

U.S. Patent No.
8,273,707 (Process for Purifying Proteins)

Patent Owner
Amgen Inc.

Hospira, Inc.; Pfizer Inc.

§ 102 Challenge
Y: Claims 1, 2, 4, 8, 10, and 11

Claim Types Challenged Under § 102

§ 102 Challenge Instituted

§ 103 challenge
Y: Claims 1, 2, 4, 8, 10, and 11

Claim Types Challenged Under § 103

§ 103 Challenge Instituted

Settled / Challenged Claims Disclaimed / Challenge Terminated
Y (Settled After Institution)

IPR Status
Terminated After Institution Due to Settlement

approved_indications U.S. Patent Litigations


Case No(s):

U.S. Patent Nos.
8,273,707 (Process for Purifying Proteins)

Amgen Inc.; Amgen Manufacturing, Ltd.

Hospira, Inc; Pfizer Inc.

Stipulated Dismissal Due to Settlement



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