Biopharma outsourcing in India: its evolution
Biopharma outsourcing involves a foreign entity partnering with Indian CMOs/service providers for research and development. This chapter discusses the various models employed in biopharma outsourcing and which model is more suitable to which type of business. This chapter introduces the reader to the Indian regulatory framework relating to the biopharma industry, and the likely issues and hurdles which may be faced by the parties during the outsourcing process.
research and development (R&D)
1.1 What is outsourcing?