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Top Stories for Week of June 29, 2020

US sees huge coronavirus resurgence; Fauci says approach to controlling pandemic “not working.” As coronavirus cases swell across much of the US, leaders are urgently rethinking their tactics to rein… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of June 8, 2020

White House picks five COVID-19 vaccine candidates for Warp Speed initiative. The Trump administration has chosen five companies as the most likely contenders to produce a vaccine for the coronavirus, senior officials… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of June 1, 2020

US coronavirus deaths top 100,000 as country reopens; Trump cuts ties with WHO. President Donald Trump on Thursday offered his first expression of sympathy in observance of the milestone of… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of May 25, 2020

CDC issues detailed reopening guidance after initial rejection. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention gently released more detailed guidance for schools, businesses, transit systems and other industries hoping to… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of May 18, 2020

COVID-19 cases slacken in US, but as more states reopen, the future is shaky. More than two-thirds of US states have lifted or relaxed restrictions on business and public life… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of May 4, 2020

Trump’s Warp-Speed Plan aims to produce COVID-19 vaccine this year. US President Donald Trump said on Thursday (April 30, 2020) the US plans to accelerate the development of a coronavirus… Read more »

Drug regulators in China, US and Europe out of the gates in 2020 with a whole month’s worth of action.

Slowly at first, then accelerating recently in its domestic and global footprint in drug research and regulation, China and its National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) has been on a tear…. Read more »

In a seeming role-reversal, FDA steps up action over Thanksgiving week while EMA goes on holiday.

Although usually thought of as a well-deserved respite from governmental rulings, the US Food and Drug Administration seized on Thanksgiving week as a demonstration of its zeal to pump out… Read more »

European drug regulator comes out of hibernation in new Dutch headquarters, rivaling the FDA with rulings; well, just for one week.

It may have taken nearly 6 months and perhaps a Fourth of July holiday-shortened work week here in the US, but the European Medicines Agency (EMA) finally issued some new… Read more »

Brexit referendum slowing the European Medicines Agency’s operations to a crawl.

The News: The European Medicines Agency (EMA) recently addressed its concerns for ensuring business continuity and staff retention which had become huge challenges caused by the Brexit referendum. The EMA… Read more »