The European Union's Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer
Affairs Council agreed on 2 June not to press ahead with proposals
to implement a mandatory centralised marketing authorisation scheme
for all medicines.
The European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and
Associations has called for the European Commission to set up a
more favourable legal framework to help the region's pharmaceutical
industry compete with its peers in the...
Drug delivery company Atrix Laboratories confirmed this week that
the German regulatory authority, Bundesinstitut fur Arzneimittel
und Medizinprodukte (BfArM), had recently completed a successful
inspection of Atrix's manufacturing...
EU Commissioner for Research Philippe Busquin underlined the
importance of improving training and information exchange among
scientists on intellectual property (IP) issues at the PATLIB
conference on patent information on 21 May...