Momenta Pharmaceuticals is a biotechnology company specializing in the detailed structural analysis of complex drugs and is headquartered in Cambridge, MA. Momenta is applying its technology to the development of generic versions of complex drugs, biosimilar and potentially interchangeable biologics, and to the discovery and development of novel therapeutics for oncology and autoimmune indications.
In July 2010, Momenta’s lead product (developed in collaboration with Sandoz) was approved as the first generic version of LOVENOX® (Enoxaparin Sodium Injection). In April 2015, the company announced the FDA approval of once daily Glatopa™ 20 mg/mL (glatiramer acetate injection), a fully substitutable generic version of COPAXONE® 20 mg/mL. Glatopa was also developed in collaboration with Sandoz. The company's development pipeline includes a biosimilar version of HUMIRA® (adalimumab) in collaboration with Baxalta, a portfolio of other early stage biosimilar programs, necuparanib (formerly M402), a novel oncology drug candidate currently in a Phase 2 trial, and a portfolio of novel autoimmune drug candidates.
LOVENOX® is a registered trademark of Sanofi-Aventis. COPAXONE® is a registered trademark of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. Glatopa™ is a trademark of Novartis AG. HUMIRA® is a registered trademark of AbbVie.