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2009-08-13 12:54:56

New US government rules were finalized on Wednesday that will make it easier for seriously ill patients to gain access to unapproved medicines after they have run out of other options.

2006-05-02 13:30:00

By Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's policy to withhold early-stage experimental drugs from terminally ill patient infringes their right to choose, a U.S. appeals court said on Tuesday, sending the case back to a lower court.

2006-05-02 13:30:00

By Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's policy to withhold early-stage experimental drugs from terminally ill patient infringes their right to choose, a U.S. appeals court said on Tuesday, sending the case back to a lower court.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.