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Whistleblower Wants Prison Time for Convicted J&J Med Device Execs

Melayna Lokosky Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 25, 2016 ~ Whistleblower Wants J&J Subsidiary Execs To Be Imprisoned Following $18 Million Fine and Federal Conviction   Melayna Lokosky is not shy. The former Acclarent Inc. medical device sales rep worked for a Johnson & Johnson subsidiary until 2011 Read more

By | 2016-07-25T07:50:06+00:00 July 25th, 2016|Sticky|14 Comments

FDA Whistleblower Case Moving Ahead

November 13, 2012 ~Round one in the FDA whistleblower scandal goes to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Regulatory Focus (here) reports the FDA had a minor victory November 9, in its case against the National Whistleblower Center (NWC) which is representing five both current and former employees of the Read more

By | 2012-11-13T22:43:22+00:00 November 13th, 2012|FDA News|1 Comment

Former FDA Drug Reviewer Speaks Out About Pressures to Approve Drugs

Martha Rosenberg for Truthout (here) interviewed Ronald Kavanagh B.S. Pharm., Pharm. D. Ph.D who reviewed drugs for the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. There he says reviewers such as himself encountered suppression of safety research and intimidation. Kavanagh tells Truthout:      "In the Center for Drugs [Center for Drug Read more

By | 2012-07-29T21:17:52+00:00 July 29th, 2012|FDA News|0 Comments