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  1. One Scientist's Quest To Vanquish Epileptic SeizuresRead the original story

    14 min ago | National Public Radio

    ... has made finding better treatment for epilepsy one of its priorities. Also, late last year the Food and Drug Administration approved the first implanted device that delivers electrical stimulation to the brain when cells begin firing abnormally. ...


  2. Lawmakers urge FDA to modify brewery grain rulesRead the original story

    15 min ago | The Hill

    Lawmakers are pushing the Food and Drug Administration to modify proposed rules requiring breweries to inspect spent grain given to cattle.


  3. E-cigarettes may not help smokers quit the habitRead the original story

    19 min ago | Chron

    ... you have discovered that generic drugs are not all "identical." Despite reassurances from the Food and Drug Administration , some generic manufacturers seem to provide better products than others. Your strategy to request the generic that works for ...


  4. Nasacort Allergy Launches 'Full Cort Press'Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | MediaPost

    ... ved as a prescription medication in 1996, Nasacort Allergy 24HR received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to switch from prescription to OTC on Oct. 11, 2013. It became available for retail sale in February.


  5. Beer prices could go up under FDA rule that angers farmers, brewersRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | The Oregonian

    ... and across the country, is centuries old. But it's come under threat by a proposal from the Food and Drug Administration. The agency, charged with tightening the country's food safety network, has proposed a rule that strikes financial fear into the ...


  6. FDA revisits proposed ruling on brewer's grainsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Western Livestock Journal

    The Food and Drug Administration , has agreed to return to the drawing board after a proposal to enact regulations governing the use of brewery and distillery byproducts as livestock feed drew considerable opposition from both industries.


  7. Select to View Firm Press ReleaseRead the original story

    1 hr ago | US Food and Drug Administration

    FDA posts press releases and other notices of recalls and market withdrawals from the firms involved as a service to consumers, the media, and other interested parties.


  8. FDA Approves Weekly Type 2 Diabetes MedicineRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Diabetes Self Management

    On April 15, the US Food and Drug Administration approved the once-weekly injectable Type 2 diabetes medicine albiglutide , developed by GlaxoSmithKline .


  9. Idera CEO says momentum remains strong despite stock declinesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    ... of patients. That trial could form the basis of an application for approval to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, with the best case scenario of the drug being approved for that disease sometime in 2017. There are plenty of other reasons for ...


  10. Ragwitek Approved for Adult Ragweed AllergyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | HON

    Ragwitek has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat allergy to short ragweed among adults aged 18 to 65. The once-daily tablet contains an extract from short ragweed pollen, the agency said in a news release.


  11. Over 1,500 industry, government and academic professionals attended last week's Food Safety SummitRead the original story

    1 hr ago | National Provisioner

    Attendees to last week's Food Safety Summit had the opportunity to participate in timely workshops, informative sessions and network with 178 vendors who provide products and services to help food safety professionals do their job more effectively and efficiently.


  12. Nanticoke Patient First in Delaware to Receive TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Gazette

    ... Nanticoke Cardiology. Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. (CSI) received PMA approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market its Diamondback 360 Coronary Orbital Atherectomy System (OAS) as a treatment for severely calcified coronary ...


  13. United States brand name pharmaceutical manufacturing market: $176.7 billion industry by 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... drugs. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 introduced a method for the US Food and Drug Administration to approve generic biologics, but also initiated a 12-year patent period on these types of drugs. While this legislation ...


  14. The Growth Strategies of Israel's Burgeoning Medical Device SectorRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Knowledge@Wharton

    ... people with lower limb disabilities to walk. It was the first to reach the market with a U.S. Food and Drug Administration-approved device for rehabilitation centers, though the company's investment was one-third that of the competition, Perry ...


  15. 17-Day Leech Treatment Helps Save Woman's Ear After Dog AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... but at the same time this is not a commonly performed procedure," he noted. "The FDA [U.S. Food and Drug Administration] approved leeches in 2004 for all sorts of amputation situations, with a detached finger probably being the most common type of ...


  16. Most Medical Devices for Kids Only Tested on AdultsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... in clinical trials, the researchers report. "Many devices that are approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for use in children have had only very limited study in actual pediatric patients," said lead researcher Dr. Florence Bourgeois, a ...


  17. Maryland's abandoned health exchange had no discernible leadershipRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... marketplaces. The state's health secretary, a long-time health care leader who left the Food and Drug Administration to head Maryland's health department, played a big role fleshing out the new agency. And the governor tasked his second-in-command, ...


  18. With launch of new epilepsy drug, Sunovion already aiming at expanded approvalRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... that was named Sepracor before the 2012 acquisition, got approval for the drug from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration last November. Russell said that in the last five months, the company hired a 120-person global sales force and worked on the ...


  19. Shareholder Alert: Pomerantz Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class ...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... did not show superiority to clopidogrel, a competing drug already approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA"); (2) The Company's CHAMPION clinical trials which compared the efficacy of Cangrelor to clopidogrel were unethically and ...


  20. In Case You Missed It: GlaxoSmithKline Just Had a Phenomenal WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... phenomenal week It all began on Tuesday, when GlaxoSmithKline announced that the Food and Drug Administration had approved its subcutaneous, once-weekly type 2 diabetes therapy Tanzeum as an adjunct to proper diet and exercise. Tanzeum is a GLP-1 ...