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At $2.1 Million, New Gene Therapy Is The Most Expensive Drug Ever  NPR · 22 hours
The Food and Drug Administration approved a new gene therapy for a rare but devastating genetic disorder. The drugmaker says the cost is worth... more
At $2.125 Million, New Gene Therapy Is The Most Expensive Drug Ever  NPR · 23 hours
The Food and Drug Administration approved a new gene therapy for a rare but devastating genetic disorder. The drugmaker says the cost is worth... more
FDA approves $2M medicine, most expensive ever  ABC NEWS · 1 day
U.S. regulators have approved the most expensive medicine ever, a $2.125 million gene therapy meant to cure a disorder that rapidly destroys a baby's muscle control and kills most within a couple years more
FDA okays $2M medicine, most expensive ever  ABC NEWS · 1 day
U.S. regulators have approved the most expensive medicine ever, a $2.125 million gene therapy meant to cure a disorder that rapidly destroys a baby's muscle control and kills most within a couple years more
Depression: Esketamine trial leaves 'more questions than answers'  MNT · 2 days
A clinical trial for intranasal esketamine found it effective and safe for severe depression, leading to an FDA approval. But is this the end of the road? more
Medical News Today: Depression: Esketamine trial leaves 'more questions than answers'  MNT · 2 days
A clinical trial for intranasal esketamine found it effective and safe for severe depression, leading to an FDA approval. But is this the end of the... more
Researchers identify new anti-aging compounds among FDA-approved drugs  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Researchers from Gero, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech), Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), and University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) collaborated to derive a transcriptomic signature of... more
EKF’s DiaSpect Tm hemoglobin analyzer used for anemia study in remote region of Ghana  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
EKF Diagnostics, the global in vitro diagnostics company, announces the highly successful use of its FDA cleared DiaSpect Tm (sold... more
When science and politics collide: Support for enhancing FDA independence  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Earlier this year, twin papers authored by seven former Food and Drug Administration commissioners, published by Health Affairs and the Aspen Institute on the same day, suggested that... more
Judge orders FDA to speed up review of e-cigarettes  ABC NEWS · 1 week
A federal judge is ordering the Food and Drug Administration to begin reviewing e-cigarettes more
Judge orders FDA to begin regulating e-cigarettes  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Judge says FDA overstepped its authority by delaying review of vaping industry more
Medical News Today: Does soy protein reduce 'bad' cholesterol? The debate continues  MNT · 2 weeks
Scientists are debating whether soy protein can reduce levels of 'bad' cholesterol. A new meta-analysis challenges the FDA's shifting position. more
Study determines bloodstream concentrations of active ingredients in sunscreens  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommends that active ingredients in sunscreen absorbed into the bloodstream above a certain level undergo toxicology testing. more
Chemicals from Sunscreen Get into Your Blood. Here's What That Means.  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 weeks
Chemicals in sunscreen get into the blood at levels high enough to warrant further testing on their safety, according to a new FDA study. more
Soy protein lowers cholesterol, study suggests  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
With the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) planning to remove soy from its list of heart healthy foods, researchers set out to provide a meta-analysis of 46 existing trials that evaluated soy and determine whether... more
U.S. FDA clears Lapiplasty 3D Bunion Correction System for treating pediatric patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Treace Medical Concepts, Inc., a medical device company focused on advancing the standard of care for hallux valgus surgery, announced that it has received... more
FDA to end program that hid millions of reports on faulty medical devices  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
The Food and Drug Administration announced it is shutting down its controversial "alternative summary reporting" program and ending its decades-long practice of... more
Ambien, Other Sleep Aids Get FDA's 'Black Box' Label, Its Strongest Warning  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 weeks
The change follows FDA evaluation of reports describing injuries that are "rare but serious" for users of these medications. more
US sales OK'd for cigarette alternative that heats tobacco  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
FDA will allow Philip Morris International to sell cigarette alternative that heats tobacco without burning it more
Propionate Consumption Increases Levels of Obesity- and Diabetes-Associated Hormones  SCI-NEWS.COM · 4 weeks
Propionates, salts of a short-chain fatty acid called propionic acid, are widely used in baked goods, animal feeds... more
H3N2 viruses mutate during vaccine production but new tech could fix it  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
In late March 2019, the World Health Organization and a vaccine advisory committee of the Food and Drug Administration selected the final influenza strains... more
FDA approves perfusion device to help increase access to more donor lungs for transplant  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved a device, called Xvivo Perfusion System with Steen Solution Perfusate, that can... more
FDA approves new treatment for children with lupus  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Benlysta (belimumab) intravenous infusion for treatment of children with systemic lupus erythematosus – often referred to as simply "lupus" – a serious chronic disease... more
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