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On this page, you will find information on the Agency’s activities that are most relevant to patients and carers, including news, and events.

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  • biosimilar

    Information session on biosimilars

    The Agency held an information session on biosimilars aiming to provide an overview of the science behind biosimilars and how they are evaluated by regulators. The session also explored public acceptability of biosimilars and the role of communication in promoting better understanding of biosimilar medicines.

  • European public assessment reports (EPARs)

    Use this tool to search all EPARs for human medicines published by the European Medicines Agency (EMA). The information presented includes public-friendly summaries in question-and-answer format and the package leaflets. See our page on background and context for more information on EPARs.

  • human newsletter

    Newsletter - Human medicines highlights

    This newsletter is addressed primarily to organisations representing patients, consumers and healthcare professionals. It provides a summary of key information relating to medicines for human use by disease area published during the previous month by EMA.

  • Beware of falsified medicines!

    Falsified medicines are fake medicines that may enter the supply chain illegally. Be careful about the way you buy medicines. For internet sales, the European Commission has introduced a common logo that appears on the websites of authorised online retailers to reduce the risk of buying falsified medicines online.

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