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Industry Comments on Senate Passage of PDUFA V
By Angie Drakulich
The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America and Biotechnology Industry Organization released statements last week regarding the Senate's vote to pass the Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act, which reauthorizes PDUFA.
Osiris Therapeutics Announces the World's First Approval of a Stem Cell Therapy
By Amy Ritter
Osiris Therapeutics announced that it received marketing authorization from Health Canada to market its stem cell therapy, Prochymal, for the treatment of graft-versus-host disease in children.
USP Further Strengthens Heparin Standards
By Jo Watts
The US Pharmacopeia has issued a third round of improvements to its blood thinner standard.
US Marshalls Seize Unapproved Drug From Crescendo Therapeutics
By Amy Ritter
Federal marshals seized an unapproved topical corticosteroid medication from California-based Crescendo Therapeutics.
Week of May 28, 2012: Astra Zeneca, GlaxoSmithKline Enter into Antibiotics Pact; Takeda to Acquire Multilab; and More
Astra Zeneca, GlaxoSmithKline Enter into Antibiotics Pact; Takeda to Acquire Multilab; and More.

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