Tag Archive: gene therapy

Dec 06

FDA’s New Guidances for November 2012

Several new guidance documents were released by FDA in November 2012, covering a wide range of subjects.  The Content of Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) and Premarket Approval (PMA) Applications for Artificial Pancreas Device Systems Highly Multiplexed Microbiological/Medical Countermeasure In Vitro Nucleic Acid Based Diagnostic Devices Labeling for Bronchodilators: Cold, Cough, Allergy, Bronchodilator, And Antiasthmatic Drug …

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Dec 06

FDA's New Guidances for November 2012

Several new guidance documents were released by FDA in November 2012, covering a wide range of subjects.  The Content of Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) and Premarket Approval (PMA) Applications for Artificial Pancreas Device Systems Highly Multiplexed Microbiological/Medical Countermeasure In Vitro Nucleic Acid Based Diagnostic Devices Labeling for Bronchodilators: Cold, Cough, Allergy, Bronchodilator, And Antiasthmatic Drug …

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Mar 09

After all the talk, where are we with biosimilars?

Biosimilars

In this highly charged political climate, no news broadcast is complete without some mention of healthcare.  Frequently the focus is on healthcare costs, which is one reason that the government charged the FDA in 2010 with creating the 351(k) approval process for biosimilars (generic versions of biologically manufactured products).  Well-known marketed biologics in the U.S. …

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Feb 23

The CED Life Science Conference and Biotech’s Yellow Brick Road

The 21st annual CED Life Science Conference achieved its mission of cementing the Research Triangle Park as a hotbed for innovation and opportunity in biotech.  The 2012 CED LSC showcased local leaders like Victor Dzau, President and CEO of Duke University Health Systems, and former four-term North Carolina governor James B. Hunt, as well as …

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Nov 29

Fifth China Medicinal Biotech Forum – Conference Recap

I recently returned from the Fifth China Medicinal Biotech Forum held in Beijing, China from 07-09 November 2011.  The purpose of this conference was to update graduate students in China on the latest trends in biotechnology.  This forum also allowed scientists from Europe, Australia, Japan, US, and South America to collaborate with Chinese colleagues at …

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