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Susan F. Wood and David Michaels

Transparency, strength at the FDA

By Susan F. Wood and David Michaels
August 1, 2007

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CONGRESS IS pressuring the Food and Drug Administration to improve controls and inspections over products imported from China. News reports about parasites growing in contact lens solution and stents that do more harm than good have reminded us that medical devices can also be dangerous. Fear about avian flu has added to concerns about vaccines. And, in the wake of ... (Full article: 779 words)

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