White Paper

Beyond Procurement: Taking A Strategic Approach To Comparator Drug Sourcing

Source: Thermo Fisher Scientific

Read our whitepaper on comparator drug, the mistakes companies make and tips for getting the best deal on sourcing.

The escalating volume and complexity of global clinical trials have been accompanied by a corresponding increase in the demand for comparator drugs. Comparators are used in clinical trials as a means of establishing that drug candidates are substantially better than established treatments. In the highly competitive biopharmaceutical industry, demonstrating such differentiation is crucial for the success of new products and a prerequisite for formulary listing, healthcare reimbursement and, in some cases, for successful licensure.