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The FDA has recently issued a final guidance on custom medical devices. Mark the calendar for Tuesday, Jan. 20, when regulatory expert J. Mason Weeda Esq.
New Test Results for Treadmills and Ellipticals Finds Many Home Machines Add Features and Connectivity Trying to Replicate a Personal Trainer Yonkers, NY (PRWEB)
PLEASANTON, Calif., Dec. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the U.S.
According to Yale researchers, the likelihood of metformin resulting in the serious condition lactic acidosis in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease is extremely low--comparable to the risk in those who did not take metformin.
Wearable technology to monitor a person’s health, the expanded use of minimally invasive heart repair procedures and eligibility recommendations for athletes with cardiovascular maladies top the American College of Cardiology’s (ACC) list of issues expected to be addressed in 2015.
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SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: UTHR) announced today that Medtronic, Inc.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is recommending a new policy which would allow gay men to donate blood provided they have not been sexually active for at least a year.
Flavr Savr, also known as CGN-89564, a genetically modified tomato, was the first commercially grown genetically engineered food to be granted a license for human consumption. It was produced by the Californian company Calgene, and submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 1992. On May 18, 1994, the FDA completed its evaluation of the Flavr Savr tomato and the usage of APH(3’)II, concluding that the tomato “is as safe as tomatoes bred by conventional means” and “that the...
The Chilean sea bass is the North American name for the Patagonian toothfish. The Chilean sea bass name derived in 1977 from Lee Lantz, a fish wholesaler looking for a more attractive name for the American fish market. In 1994 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) accepted the Chilean sea bass as an alternative name for the Patagonian toothfish. This species is native to the southern Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian Oceans, around seamounts and continental shelves in the colder waters. The...