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  1. Short Sellers Target Perrigo After CEO Exit as Goldman Says Sell an hour agoRead the original story

    47 min ago | Bloomberg

    ... is pricing pressure in its generic drug business, which is seeing more competition as the Food and Drug Administration speeds up approvals of rival drugs, said Randall Stanicky, an analyst at RBC Capital Markets LLC who has the equivalent of a hold ...

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  2. Possible safety courses for those prescribing painkillersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The Food and Drug Administration is reconsidering whether doctors who prescribe painkillers should be required to take safety training courses. A panel of FDA advisers meets next week to review risk-management plans put in place nearly four years ago to reduce misuse and abuse of long-acting painkillers, powerful opioids frequently abused for their euphoric effects.

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  3. The Cost of Developing an FDA-Approved Drug Is Truly Staggering, Study ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... reality that just a very minute fraction of studied molecules are going to be approved by the Food and Drug Administration, and that hundreds or thousands of other studies need to be paid for. Time, as a function of patent exclusivity, is another ...

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  4. Stemcentrx Said to Return Record $1.7 Billion for Founders FundRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... than in software, and the industry is highly regulated, with success frequently linked to Food and Drug Administration trials-not well-orchestrated social media blasts or viral marketing campaigns. However, Founders Fund partner Brian Singerman, a ...

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  5. If You Didn't Know! News & Politics Roundup: Mother Of Sandra...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WCKX-FM Columbus

    ... problem in one of its salad plants more than a year before it closed in January, according to a Food and Drug Administration report. The company's produce was tested positive for listeria 9 times before government officials showed up to conduct ...

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  6. Dole Under US Probe After Deadly Listeria OutbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    ... contamination there as early as July 2014, Food Safety News (FSN) reported on Friday. A Food and Drug Administration (FDA) inspection report obtained by FSN and reviewed by Reuters on Friday showed that Dole's tests of surfaces at the plant came ...

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  7. Promotion of HPV vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... promotion. He said the DDC was proceeding in accordance with this policy and had asked the Food and Drug Administration - in its capacity as secretary to the national drug-list development sub-panel - to consider incorporating the HPV vaccine on the ...

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  8. A shot in the armRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... on 500 Thai volunteers and also 20 American citizens, as the vaccine passed the United States' Food and Drug Administration standards for testing in the USA," Sutee says. But the vaccine had problems. "It was found to be only 75-per-cent effective ...

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  9. Weight Loss Dietary Supplements: 3rd Degree, Black Gold X Advanced, and Black Label X RecalledRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    The products have been found to contain undeclared sibutramine and sildenafil. These undeclared ingredients make these products an unapproved new drug for which safety and efficacy have not been established.

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  10. There's a new sheriff in town in Silicon Valley - the FDARead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... Just one thing is holding the company back: Guardant Health has yet to get approval from Food and Drug Administration . As a tidal wave of new health-related gadgets, apps and tests hits the market, government agencies like the FDA, Federal Trade ...

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  11. 3 Key Pipeline Developments for Gilead Investors to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    Earlier this month, the biotech juggernaut finally pulled the trigger on an acquisition, paying $400 million upfront to a small company, Nimbus Apollo, for access to its portfolio of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis liver treatments. Could this turn out to be the next "Pharmasset-like" acquisition like the one that brought Sovaldi, Gilead's flagship cure for hepatitis C, back in 2011? Investors will have to wait and see how this deal, which could result in an additional $800 million of milestone payments to Nimbus, pans out, given that its lead candidate is still in early phase 1 clinical trials.

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  12. Criminal investigation reportedly launched into Dole Food over listeria outbreak linked to deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... positive for the bacteria as early as July 2014, according to an inspection report by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The FDA reports "deal with issues at our plant that we have corrected," said William Goldfield, a spokesman for Dole. "We ...

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  13. Spectranetics Corp (SPNC) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Spectranetics Corp. is a medical device company engaged in the development, manufacturing, marketing and distribution of its technology for interventional cardiovascular therapy. The Company's CVX-300 excimer laser system is the only excimer laser system approved by the FDA for multiple cardiovascular procedures.

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  14. Hearing-aid makers hear tech's footsteps coming closerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... relaxed in an effort to lower costs was the topic of a daylong public workshop in April by the Food and Drug Administration. A White House advisory group has already recommended they should be. The National Academies of Science, Engineering and ...

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  15. Consumer advocacy groups are taking the FDA to court over genetically modified salmonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    The FDA is currently being sued by a coalition group made up of environmental, consumer and commercial organizations for approving the farming of genetically engineered salmon, according to The Hill . The coalition is being represented by a legal counsel from the Center for Food Safety and Earth Justice - who are challenging the FDA's authority to approve and regulate GE animals.

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  16. Millions of Pounds of Frozen Chicken Recalled for ContaminationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Personal Injury News

    ... the potential to surprise the consumer and cause serious injury or harm if ingested. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) considers a product adulterated if it contains a hard or sharp foreign object that measures 7 mm to 25 mm in length and ...

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  17. Implants in beef still misunderstood by consumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hays Daily News

    ... hormones cattle and humans produce daily. Hormone implants have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration and have been used in beef production since the 1950s. Consumer fears of hormones in beef are generally unfounded. That's because ...

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  18. FDA approves first commercial test for ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... waiting to be attended at the Maternal and Children's Hospital in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. The Food and Drug Administration granted emergency approval for the first commercial test for Zika, a major development in the country's battle against the ...

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  19. Paris Junior College, Lamar Avenue Church of Christ, Hometown Clinic to host blood drivesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | EParis Extra

    ... and healthcare facilities in North, Central and East Texas. The blood center is licensed by the Food and Drug Administration, accredited by AABB and is a member of America's Blood Centers.

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  20. Dole investigated over Listeria outbreak in Canada, U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... contamination there as early as July 2014, Food Safety News (FSN) reported on Friday. A Food and Drug Administration (FDA) inspection report obtained by FSN and reviewed by Reuters on Friday showed that Dole's tests of surfaces at the plant came ...

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