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FDA Denies Legal Group Seeking to Ban IOM Recommendations

March 7, 2012 ~ Bloomberg BNA reported (here) that the Washington Legal Foundation (WLF), had its petition rejected by the Food and Drug Administration February 21 after the industry-tied group tried to have the recommendation of an expert scientific panel barred from FDA consideration and implementation. The WLF is made [...]

By |2012-03-08T00:54:38-05:00March 8th, 2012|Legal News|0 Comments

FDA seeks more industry opinion about Device approval process, Star Tribune, August 2, 2011

The medical device industry is very concerned following an Institute of Medicine report that the fast-track system for getting devices on the market should be scrapped, reports the Twin Cities Star-Tribune. Dr. Jeffrey Shuren, who heads the FDA’s device division flew to attend a town hall meeting  with executives to [...]

By |2011-08-13T15:49:22-04:00August 13th, 2011|FDA News, Media Reports|0 Comments