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House overwhelming passes 'Cures' legislation to streamline drug approval

Thursday, December 1, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Andrea Guidi
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By: Carolyn Y. Johnson

The Washington Post, November 30, 2016

 

A wide-ranging bill aimed at expediting the development of new medical treatments passed the House decisively Wednesday evening, overcoming criticism from some health policy experts who said it could put unsafe drugs on the market.

The 21st Century Cures Act, which passed 392-26, would set aside $4.8 billion for biomedical research funding over a decade and contains numerous provisions intended to streamline the drug approval process and bring medicines to market more quickly.

 

Click here to read more on the 21st Century Cures Act.


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