What Is Slowing Industrialization Of Korean Digital Healthcare?
Data Use Ambiguity, Regulatory Hurdles
At a recent policy forum in Korea to discuss regulatory improvements, participants talked about the factors keeping the digital healthcare industry from taking off, despite ongoing efforts.
You may also be interested in...
At a recent forum in Seoul, an executive of Hanmi Pharmaceuticals, whose novel neutropenia drug has just received a US green light, shares why it is crucial to create "blue oceans" through global innovative drug development and how the Korean firm plans to challenge these markets.
Plus deals involving Takeda/Puma, SillaJen/Basilea, Celltrion/Abpro, METiS/Voronoi, Yuhan/AtoGen, Biocytogen/FineImmune and Avance/C3.
The number of approvals under a South Korean fast-track scheme launched around two years ago has increased, led more recently by COVID-19 vaccines and treatments, as well as anticancer drugs. Meanwhile, a new breakthrough therapy program similar to that in the US has been introduced to prioritize and speed up regulatory reviews of innovative medicines.