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EMA Headquarters to Move to Amsterdam By Zachary Brennan - Published 20 November 2017

The European Council on Monday voted to move the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) headquarters and nearly 900 staffers from London to Amsterdam – a move that’s expected to begin tomorrow and finish 30 March 2019.

Categories: News, Europe, EC, EMA, MHRA, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Government affairs, Regulatory intelligence, Regulatory strategy

Tags: EMA relocation, EMA move, EMA headquarters, Milan EMA

Asia Regulatory Roundup: India Introduces Tougher Regulations on Homeopathic Medicines (20 November 2017) By Nick Paul Taylor - Published 20 November 2017

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Categories: News, Asia, CDSCO, CFDA, TGA, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Government affairs

Tags: Asia Regulatory Roundup, online medicines in China, homeopathic

Regulatory Recon: Roche Surges on Positive Lung Cancer, Hemophilia A Results; Bayer Signs Development Deal with Japan's PeptiDream (20 November 2017) By Michael Mezher - Published 20 November 2017

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Categories: News, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Medical Devices, Regulatory intelligence

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European Regulatory Roundup: EFPIA Warns of Insufficient Time to Move Marketing Authorizations Before Brexit (17 November 2017) By Nick Paul Taylor - Published 17 November 2017

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Categories: News, Europe, EC, EMA, MHRA, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Medical Devices

Tags: European Regulatory Roundup, EU Regulatory Roundup

Regulatory Recon: FDA Panel Votes No on Bayer's Inhaled Cipro; Takeda CEO Eyes Deals Outside Japan (17 November 2017) By Michael Mezher - Published 17 November 2017

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Categories: News, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Medical Devices, Regulatory intelligence

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FDA Unveils New Regenerative Medicine Framework By Zachary Brennan - Published 16 November 2017

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday launched a new policy framework for regenerative medicine, building off a previous framework from 2005, as part of efforts to bring new cell, stem cell and tissue products to patients as efficiently as possible while managing the proliferation of unscrupulous actors hawking unproven therapies.

Categories: News, US, FDA, Biologics and biotechnology, Human cell and tissue, Medical Devices, Regulatory intelligence, Regulatory strategy

Tags: regenerative medicine, RMAT, FDA guidance

Regulatory Recon: FDA Approves Roche Hemophilia A Drug Hemlibra; Ultragenyx Gets Priority Review Voucher With Enzyme Replacement Therapy Approval (16 November 2017) By Michael Mezher - Published 16 November 2017

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Categories: News, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Medical Devices, Regulatory intelligence

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Regulatory Recon: AstraZeneca Bags Approvals for Fasenra, Faslodex; Shanghai Pharma to Buy Cardinal's China Business for $557M (15 November 2017) By Michael Mezher - Published 15 November 2017

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Categories: News, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Medical Devices, Regulatory intelligence

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FDA's Woodcock, Marks and Pazdur Talk Sustainability and New Approaches By Zachary Brennan - Published 14 November 2017

Three of the US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) top experts sat together on a panel at the third Biopharma Congress in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, discussing everything from where the agency is headed in the next several years, how the costly clinical trial system is not sustainable and how they interview prospective FDA employees.

Categories: News, US, CBER, CDER, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs

Tags: Pazdur, Marks, Woodcock, oncology center of excellence

Asia Regulatory Roundup: Pakistan Proposes Strengthening Quality Control Unit Requirements (14 November 2017) By Nick Paul Taylor - Published 14 November 2017

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Categories: News, Asia, Oceania, CDSCO, TGA, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Medical Devices, Quality, Submission and registration

Tags: Asia Regulatory Roundup, Regulatory Roundup

Regulatory Recon: FDA Approves Otsuka, Proteus' Digital Pill; Janssen Drops Suit Against Samsung Bioepis' Remicade Biosimilar (14 November 2017) By Michael Mezher - Published 14 November 2017

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Categories: News, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Medical Devices, Regulatory intelligence

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Experts Tell Senate Committee Current Gene Editing Regulations are Appropriate By Michael Mezher - Published 14 November 2017

At a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) hearing in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, experts explained that the current regulatory framework for gene editing in the US is appropriate and cautioned that an overly strict approach could drive research to other countries.

Categories: News, US, FDA, Biologics and biotechnology, Clinical, Ethics

Tags: Gene Editing, Gene Therapy, CRISPR, CRISPR-Cas9, Editas

Regulatory Recon: Gates Makes $100M Investment in Alzheimer's R&D; J&J, Zymeworks Enter Potential $1B Discovery Pact (13 November 2017) By Michael Mezher - Published 13 November 2017

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Categories: News, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Medical Devices, Regulatory intelligence

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EMA, EUnetHTA Sign Off on Three-Year Work Plan By Michael Mezher - Published 13 November 2017

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the European Network for Health Technology Assessment (EUnetHTA) on Monday detailed their priorities for the next three years in a joint work plan.

Categories: News, Europe, EMA, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Reimbursement, Submission and registration

Tags: EUnetHTA, HTA, Health Technology Assessment, Parallel Advice

EMA Backs Six Drugs, One Biosimilar for EU Approval By Michael Mezher - Published 10 November 2017

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) on Friday said that its Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) is recommending six new drugs, a biosimilar and three generic medicines for EU approval.

Categories: News, Europe, EMA, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Submission and registration

Tags: Marketing Authorization Applications, CHMP, Accelerated Assessment, Orphan Designation, Biosimilar, Jorveza, Prevymis, Ocrevus, Adynovi, Fasenra, Intrarosa, Mvasi

Regulatory Recon: FDA Approves Dynavax's Hep B Vaccine; BMS' Sprycel Approved for Pediatric Ph+ CML (10 November 2017) By Michael Mezher - Published 10 November 2017

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Nearly Half of Recent EU Approvals Based on a Single Pivotal Study By Michael Mezher - Published 10 November 2017

A recent study found that 45% of marketing authorizations granted in the EU from 2012 to 2016 were based on evidence from a single pivotal trial.

Categories: News, Europe, US, EMA, FDA, Biologics and biotechnology, Clinical, Drugs, Regulatory strategy

Tags: Pivotal Trials, Single Pivotal Study

Reproductive Toxicity: FDA Consults on Revised ICH Guideline By Michael Mezher - Published 09 November 2017

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday released a draft guidance for consultation on a revision to the International Council for Harmonization (ICH) guideline on reproductive toxicity testing.

Categories: News, US, FDA, ICH, Biologics and biotechnology, Clinical, Drugs, Preclinical

Tags: Reproductive Toxicity, ICH, S5(R3), Draft Guideline

Regulatory Recon: Sage Shares Soar After Postpartum Depression Drug Meets Phase III Goals; FDA Approves Merck Drug to Prevent Post-Stem Cell Transplant Infections (9 November 2017) By Michael Mezher - Published 09 November 2017

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Amgen Challenge of FDA Decision on Pediatric Exclusivity Could Have Wider Implications By Zachary Brennan - Published 08 November 2017

Back in May, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) denied a six-month extension of market exclusivity for Amgen's blockbuster Sensipar (cinacalcet), resulting in lawsuit filed by the drugmaker. A JAMA viewpoint published Wednesday argues that a decision in Amgen's favor could end up diminishing FDA's ability to encourage clinically meaningful pediatric studies.

Categories: News, US, FDA, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Regulatory intelligence, Regulatory strategy

Tags: Amgen, Sensipar, pediatric exclusivity, written requests

Regulatory Recon: Ohio Drug Pricing Ballot Initiative Fails; NICE Rejects Bayer's Stivarga for Liver Cancer (8 November 2017) By Michael Mezher - Published 08 November 2017

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Advances in Sequencing Likely to Shift Paradigm in Cancer Drug Approvals, FDA Experts Say By Zachary Brennan - Published 07 November 2017

Experts within FDA's newly established Oncology Center of Excellence (OCE) discussed the office's role in the first site-agnostic cancer treatment approval and programs for further advancing oncology-related regulatory science and policy.

Categories: News, US, FDA, Biologics and biotechnology, Compliance, Drugs, Regulatory intelligence, Regulatory strategy

Tags: DNA sequencing, Oncology Center of Excellence, biomarker, OS

Regulatory Recon: FDA Approves Roche Drugs for Rare Blood and Lung Cancers; Sen. Harris Questions Alkermes' Vivitrol Promotion Tactics (7 November 2017) By Michael Mezher - Published 07 November 2017

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Asia Regulatory Roundup: China Strengthens Supervision of Online Drug, Device Sales (7 November 2017) By Nick Paul Taylor - Published 07 November 2017

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Categories: News, Asia, CDSCO, CFDA, TGA, Biologics and biotechnology, Drugs, Medical Devices

Tags: CDSCO, device imports, online drug sales, Pakistan

CMS Shift on Biosimilar Reimbursement Under Part B: What to Expect By Zachary Brennan - Published 06 November 2017

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) last week announced a major shift in how it will reimburse for biosimilars under Medicare Part B, and though the agency and market might not see the full impact of the decision for another decade, experts explained to Focus what the change will likely mean in the near and long term.

Categories: News, US, FDA, Biologics and biotechnology, Reimbursement

Tags: biosimilars, Medicare Part B, biosimilar reimbursement