Recent press releases


20. November 2018

FYB201 provides positive 48-week data after completion of Phase III study. In addition to the achievement of the primary efficacy endpoint the study showed comparable results with regard to efficacy, safety and immunogenicity between the investigational medicinal product FYB201 and the reference medicinal product Lucentis® (ranibizumab). More

19. May 2016

The first quarter of 2016 has been successful for Formycon both in operational and financial terms. On the furthest-progressed development project FYB201, a biosimilar candidate for Lucentis®*, the first patient was enrolled in February of this year in the phase III study More

20. April 2016

Formycon has ended the 2015 financial year with both operational and financial success. In the last year, Formycon has made great strides with the initiation of the clinical Phase III study involving the biosimilar candidate FYB201 (ranibizumab) in particular. More

22. July 2015

Formycon AG has received a scientific advice letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding the preclinical and clinical development program for FYB201, the first biosimilar product candidate to emerge from its development pipeline, following the receipt of similarly favorable scientific advice from the European Medicines Agency (EMA) in December 2014. More

02. June 2015

In the first quarter of 2015, Formycon reported consolidated revenues of EUR 3.0 million. Based upon the recently announced successful signing of a partnership deal for FYB203, the company has raised its full-year forecast for fiscal year 2015, which it now expects to end with positive EBITDA. More

28. May 2015

Under the agreement, Santo Holding will assume responsibility for, and the costs of, all further development activities, production and marketing of the Formycon biosimilar drug. Based on sales projections, the agreement is expected to yield Formycon total cumulative revenue well over the hundred million euro mark. More

04. May 2015

The Supervisory Board of Formycon AG has unanimously voted to extend the executive board appointment of Dr. Nicolas Combé, the co-founder of the company who has served with distinction as its chief financial officer since May 5, 2010. More

16. April 2015

Proceeds from the share placement in the gross amount of EUR 11,115,960.00 will flow entirely to the company and are to be used to advance and expand the company’s biosimilar development programs in accordance with its plans, thus further strengthening the market position which Formycon has already achieved. More

30. March 2015

Formycon AG has reported its preliminary consolidated financial results for fiscal year 2014, with sales revenue and other income totaling EUR 12.67 million (prior year: EUR 0.41 million). EBITDA for the year was EUR 1.94 million (prior year: - EUR 6.64 million), while net income came in at EUR 0.86 million (prior year: - EUR 7.74 million). More

16. October 2014

For the first nine months of 2014, the company posted revenues of EUR 8.98 million (2013: EUR 0.33 million). Its operating profitability likewise improved markedly, with EBITDA of EUR 2.64 million for the period from January through the end of September. More

23. September 2014

In the first half of 2014, Formycon AG recorded a turnover of 7.4 million euros (2013: 0.2 million euros). The company's EBITDA amounted to 3.2 million euros in the first half of 2014 (first half of 2013: -3.0 million euros). Overall, the company expects to achieve positive EBITDA for the business year 2014. More

12. March 2014

The long-term orientation of Formycon AG as a global biosimilar developer has been successfully achieved. The company ended the year 2013 with the out-licensing of the first development project. With Carsten Brockmeyer, Gerhard Schaefer and Simon Sturge, Formycon has appointed experienced pharma managers to the board of directors and the advisory board. Biosimilars are becoming […] More

12. December 2013

Out-licensing of first biosimilar from Formycon’s product development pipeline Successful long-term positioning as a global biosimilars development company Formycon to receive success-based payments in the three-digit million euro range Munich – Formycon AG today announced the signing of an exclusive, worldwide licensing agreement with Santo Holding GmbH, owned by the well noted German pharmaceutical investors […] More