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EMA tells us it looks forward to continuing close relationship with DG SANCO

Juncked: Plan to move EMA from DG Health to DG Enterprise is abandoned

By Gareth Macdonald

DG Health will keep responsibility for the EMA according to European Commission President-elect Jean-Claude Juncker, who confirmed plans to hand the agency to DG Enterprise have been abandoned.

EC Updates Guidance to Ensure Supplier Compliance

EC Updates Guidance to Ensure Supplier Compliance

By Zachary Brennan

The European Commission has updated its GMP guidance to notify manufacturing authorization holders (MAHs) of their legal obligation to ensure that active substances are produced in accordance with GMP.

UPS backs out of TNT deal

UPS’ TNT takeover bid fizzles out

By Gareth Macdonald

United Parcel Service (UPS) has abandoned its bid to buy Holland-based logistics firm TNT Express after the European Commission said it would block the deal.

EU, clinical trial, CRO, directive, simplify

Poll closes 31/07/12

CRO Poll: What do you think of proposed changes to EU trial laws?

By Gareth Macdonald

The EC says proposals to replace the Clinical Trials Directive with simplified rules will make Europe more attractive for trials, but what do CROs think? Share your opinions in this exclusive Outsourcing-pharma.com poll.