Latest US Food and Drug Administration Stories
A recall of more than a half billion contaminated eggs last week from two Iowa producers may have been caused by chicken feed tainted with salmonella bacteria.
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- US Oncology, Inc., the nation's leading integrated oncology company, announced today that in less than two decades it has played a role in the development of 42 novel cancer therapies approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
The US Food and Drug Administration approved a new, longer-lasting contraceptive pill on Friday that promises to prevent pregnancy up to five days after unprotected sex.
SAN DIEGO and WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Aug. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARNA) and Eisai Inc.
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
WILMINGTON, Del., July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN) today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee recommended the FDA approve AstraZeneca's investigational drug ticagrelor for the reduction of thrombotic events in patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20091027/PH99766LOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091027/PH99766LOGO ) The Advisory...
ANAHEIM, Calif., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Instrumentation Laboratory (IL) today announced that it has received clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market the first-ever, rapid point-of-care, lab-quality blood test for measuring total bilirubin (tBili) in newborns.
American scientists have developed â€œartificial bloodâ€ that could soon be used to treat soldiers who are wounded during battle.
AMSTERDAM, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Biopharmaceutical Company Kiadis Pharma announced today that it has received approval for its Investigational New Drug (IND) application with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to start the pivotal clinical study for its product ATIR(TM) in the United States.