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October 1, 2020
Abstract Cancer is a disease of aging and, as the world's population ages, the number of older persons with cancer is increasing and will make up a growing share of the oncology population in…
September 30, 2020
The coronavirus vaccine race proves researchers need to step off campus more to meet patients in doctors’ offices and health clinics to improve clinical trials, something the FDA’s drug chief said…
September 30, 2020
Real world evidence (RWE) is a pivotal tool in the battle against COVID-19. Real world data (RWD) are accumulating steadily from medical encounters, pharmacies, labs and other sources, awaiting…
September 30, 2020
Seven former commissioners of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) came together to call out the Trump administration for undercutting FDA’s credibility as the agency prepares to evaluate…
September 30, 2020
FDA biologics center director Peter Marks thanked seven former FDA chiefs for their recent op-ed in which they voice concern about the negative effects that political interference from the White…
September 30, 2020
FDA biologics center director Peter Marks doubled down on the agency’s stance that its emergency use authorization guidance, hung up at the White House, simply lays out stricter criteria for…
September 30, 2020
President Donald Trump brought his chaotic and confrontational style directly to the debate stage last night during his first face-off with Democrat Joe Biden, seemingly unconcerned that his approach…
September 29, 2020
In a rare and extraordinary rebuke, seven former commissioners of the Food and Drug Administration wrote an op-ed accusing the Trump administration of interfering politically with the agency, with…
September 29, 2020
The head of the Food and Drug Administration office that oversees vaccines said drugmakers developing Covid-19 shots are aware of the data that will be required to gain an emergency-use authorization…
September 25, 2020
A collaboration of 10 healthcare research organizations has demonstrated that real-world endpoints can be used to describe patient outcomes that are analogous to results generated through…