Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma And Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia – Geographic Focus: China – Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma And Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia – China In-Depth (China)

Of the four subtypes of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL), diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is the most common in China. Rituximab (Roche’s MabThera, biosimilars) continues to dominate China’s NHL market owing to its favorable and well-established clinical profile, particularly as part of the R-CHOP chemotherapy regimen. However, novel targeted therapies that we expect will launch in the next few years will challenge rituximab’s market dominance. These therapies will expand the Chinese NHL therapy market significantly during the forecast period, despite the launch of cost-effective biosimilars and generics of rituximab and lenalidomide, respectively, starting in 2019. The high unmet need for effective targeted therapies for NHL in China presents solid commercial opportunity for developers. Additionally, the ongoing reforms in China’s regulatory and access and reimbursement landscape will encourage multinational corporations to enter the market.


  • How large is China’s drug-treatable NHL population, and how will the drug-treatment rate change during the forecast period?·
  • What are the most commercially relevant drugs in China’s NHL market, and why? What are interviewed experts’ insights into current treatment options? Which clinical needs remain unfulfilled?·
  • What are the major market access considerations for key therapies in the NHL pipeline in China? What sales / uptake could they secure in NHL?
  • What are the key drivers of and constraints in China’s NHL therapy market, and how will the market evolve over the forecast period?


Release date: December 2021.

Geographies: China.

Primary research: Country-specific qualitative and quantitative insights driven by 5 thought-leader interviews and 75 surveys with hematologist-oncologists. Supported by survey data collected for this and other Clarivate research.

Epidemiology: Diagnosed incidence of NHL in urban versus rural China; clinically relevant and commercially relevant drug-treatable populations.

Forecast: Annualized, 10-year, drug-level sales and patient share of key NHL therapies through 2030, based on primary and secondary market research to formulate bottom-up assumptions.

Emerging therapies: Phase III / PR: 15+ drugs; Phase II: 15+ drugs; coverage of select Phase I products..


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