Food and Drug Administration Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Gene-Edited Animals Face U.S. Regulatory CrackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Scientific American

    Researchers transforming animals with the latest genome-engineering tools may be disappointed by draft rules released by the US Food and Drug Administration on January 18 - two days before US President Barack Obama leaves office. It is not clear how the administration of incoming president Donald Trump will carry the proposals forward, however.

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  2. Men Can Check Fertility at Home with YO Sperm Smartphone KitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | I4U Future Technology News

    For men who feel hesitant in performing a fertility test in the presence of doctors and nurses, a new smartphone-powered YO sperm kit for home use is here that includes everything needed to collect a sample and is claimed to be accurate. According to a report in tech website DigitalTrends on Thursday, YO Sperm test developed by US-based technology company Medical Electronic Systems is a $50 male fertility kit that is Food and Drug Administration approved for at-home use.

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  3. Health Tip: Wash Hands OftenRead the original story

    Friday | US News & World Report

    Antibacterial soap does not offer medically proven benefits over plain soap and warm water, an advisory committee to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration found.

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  4. GMO apples that never brown could hit stores soonRead the original story

    Friday | WICU12 Erie

    ... likely to have a significant impact on the human environment," as stated in their report. The Food and Drug Administration is not required to approve genetically engineered crops for consumption. Most companies engage in a voluntary safety review ...

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  5. No, Trump's Tax Cuts Won't Pay for ThemselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TIME.com

    ... attack the shortfall by to force government departments like the Energy Department and the Food and Drug Administration to dramatically trim their budgets. Then again, he has also proposed big budget increases -- like spending an extra $950 billion ...

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  6. Congress Ignores Drug Safety with CREATES ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Revere Journal

    Over 60 percent of Americans want the government to take action to lower prescription drug prices, according to a new Kaiser Family Foundation survey. Congress, for once, is listening to voters.

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  7. FDA warns of Illnesses and Deaths in pets exposed to prescription topical (human) cancer treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WPMT-TV York

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting pet owners, veterinarians, health care providers and pharmacists that pets are at risk of illness and death when exposed to the topical cancer medication Fluorouracil Cream USP 5% intended for use in people. Fluorouracil may also be marketed under the brand names Carac, Effudex and Fluoroplex.

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  8. Investors await Trump inauguration; Drugs battle; GE earningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CNN

    ... developing. pop by about 5% premarket. The company announced earlier this month that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration had begun reviewing a license for its lung cancer treatment, Keytruda. It's going through the fast track approval process. ...

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  9. Vitamin Well Sports Drinks with Sustamine L-Alanyl-L-Glutamine Come to Denmark and NorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PRWeb

    ... and recovery in three primary ways. It helps: *These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration or the European Commission. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. About Kyowa Hakko ...

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  10. The discovery of umami: How MSG changed the culinary worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Japan Times

    ... subsided - despite subsequent inconclusive research into the additive's effects. The American Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the United Nations and various government bodies have investigated MSG and deemed it safe. Though MSG still gets a bad ...

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  11. IBM: AI Needs More Than Just TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Light Reading

    ... provenance of diamonds and other high-value goods across the supply chain. Also, IBM and the US Food and Drug Administration are researching blockchain to help secure patient records and other healthcare information. (See IBM, FDA Look to Blockchain ...

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  12. Identifying Topics for E-Cigarette User-Generated Contents: A Case...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Journal of Medical Internet Research

    ... in recent years. As a new type of nicotine delivery system, e-cigarettes, as defined by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), are battery-operated products designed to deliver nicotine, flavor, and other chemicals in aerosol form [ ]. Although ...

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  13. 5 Biotechs Investors Should Keep on Their Radar in Q1Read the original story

    Thursday | BioSpace

    ... to watch in the first quarter. Amgen: Two big events Amgen failed to win approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on its first try with experimental secondary hyperparathyroidism (sHPT) drug Parsabiv. The big biotech thinks it resolved ...

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  14. UCB Release: Company Files BRIVIACT (Brivaracetam) CV In The U.S....Read the original story

    Thursday | BioSpace

    UCB Release: Company Files BRIVIACT CV In The U.S. As Monotherapy Treatment For Adult Epilepsy Patients With Partial-Onset Seizures , Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- UCB has today announced the filing of a supplemental New Drug Application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for BRIVIACTA CV as monotherapy in the treatment of partial-onset seizures in patients 16 years of age and older with epilepsy within the U.S. BRIVIACTA is currently approved in the U.S. as adjunctive therapy in the treatment of partial-onset seizures in patients 16 years of age and older with epilepsy.1 The most common adverse reactions in adjunctive therapy clinical trials were somnolence and sedation, dizziness, fatigue, and nausea and vomiting symptoms.

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  15. BioSig Technologies Release: Company Issues Shareholder LetterRead the original story

    Thursday | BioSpace

    BioSig Technologies, Inc. , a medical device company developing the PURE EP System, a proprietary platform designed to address an unmet technology need for the $4 billion electrophysiology marketplace, announced that the company mailed a letter to its shareholders updating them on recent developments, market trends, and new business opportunities. The most recent MD&D report shows the global Electrophysiology market revenues will grow nearly 10% annually, from currently $4 billion to approximately $6 billion by 2020.

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  16. Bone Index Wins FDA Nod for Second Generation Bindex Point-Of-Care Osteoporosis DeviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BioSpace

    Bone Index Receives FDA 510 Clearance for the Second Generation BindexA Point-of-Care Device to Help Physicians in Diagnosing Osteoporosis top new manufacturers of medical devices, has received 510 clearance from the Food and Drug Administration for the second generation BindexA point-of-care device model to help in osteoporosis diagnosis. The use of BindexA is rapidly advancing the way osteoporosis is diagnosed all over the world.

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  17. Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Release: Biopharma Receives FDA Orphan...Read the original story

    Thursday | BioSpace

    Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted orphan drug designation for CTP-656, Concert's next generation CFTR potentiator being developed for the treatment of cystic fibrosis. In December 2016, Concert initiated a Phase 2 trial in the U.S. evaluating CTP-656 in cystic fibrosis patients with gating mutations.

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  18. Skin Cancer Cream Linked to 5 Dog Deaths: FDARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | WebMD

    ... have died from exposure to a skin cancer cream prescribed for people, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Ingesting very small amounts of the drug -- fluorouracil topical cream USP 5% (5-FU) -- can sicken or kill family pets, said ...

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  19. Produce growers to get help meeting new food safety regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | The Pike County Courier

    "These new resources will help us to implement that plan to ensure producers and growers understand this new system for keeping our food supply safe.” - Pennsylvania's produce growers will get help implementing food safety systems from a $6.3 million grant awarded to the state's Department of Agriculture, Governor Tom Wolf announced recently. The grant will help Pennsylvania comply with the Food and Drug Administration's Food Safety Modernization Act, which establishes science-based minimum standards for growing, harvesting, packing, and storing fruits and vegetables grown for human consumption.

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  20. Produce growers to get help meeting new food safety regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | The Pike County Courier

    "These new resources will help us to implement that plan to ensure producers and growers understand this new system for keeping our food supply safe.” - Pennsylvania's produce growers will get help implementing food safety systems from a $6.3 million grant awarded to the state's Department of Agriculture, Governor Tom Wolf announced recently. The grant will help Pennsylvania comply with the Food and Drug Administration's Food Safety Modernization Act, which establishes science-based minimum standards for growing, harvesting, packing, and storing fruits and vegetables grown for human consumption.

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