The UK Pharmaceutical Industry Braces for Brexit
The UK Pharmaceutical Industry Braces for Brexit
As Britain’s departure date from the European Union approaches, drugmakers are preparing for potential changes to regulatory procedures and border controls.
The UK Pharmaceutical Industry Braces for Brexit
The UK Pharmaceutical Industry Braces for Brexit

As Britain’s departure date from the European Union approaches, drugmakers are preparing for potential changes to regulatory procedures and border controls.

As Britain’s departure date from the European Union approaches, drugmakers are preparing for potential changes to regulatory procedures and border controls.

European Medicines Agency
European Medicines Agency to Move to Amsterdam
European Medicines Agency to Move to Amsterdam
Shawna Williams | Nov 20, 2017
A coin toss decides the agency’s post-Brexit home once it departs from London.
Drugs OKed Faster in U.S. Than in Europe
Drugs OKed Faster in U.S. Than in Europe
Kerry Grens | Apr 10, 2017
In recent years, the US Food and Drug Administration has approved more drugs and in less time than the European Medicines Agency.
Brexit’s Effects on Science
Brexit’s Effects on Science
Tracy Vence | Jun 24, 2016
Researchers raise concerns related to collaboration, funding, and regulatory decisions.
EMA Gearing Up for Transparency
EMA Gearing Up for Transparency
Kerry Grens | Jun 16, 2014
The European Medicines Agency is preparing for a new policy that will release rarely-seen clinical trial reports for independent scrutiny.  
EU Considers Curbing Antibiotic Use
EU Considers Curbing Antibiotic Use
Chris Palmer | Jul 30, 2013
The European Medicines Agency has recommended that farmers stop using the antibiotic colistin prophylactically, citing human health concerns.
Pharma Moves Toward Transparency
Pharma Moves Toward Transparency
Chris Palmer | Jul 29, 2013
The pharmaceutical industry has agreed to share data from clinical trials with researchers, patients, and the public.
Restoring Hidden Clinical Data
Restoring Hidden Clinical Data
Dan Cossins | Jun 18, 2013
Backed by two leading medical journals, researchers propose a new plan to publish clinical trial data that pharmaceutical companies often try to bury.
 
Release of Drug Data Blocked
Release of Drug Data Blocked
Dan Cossins | May 2, 2013
A court ruling that stops the European Medicines Agency from releasing data from two US companies calls into question the agency’s push for transparency.
Gene Therapy Arrives in Europe
Gene Therapy Arrives in Europe
Sabrina Richards | Nov 6, 2012
The European Commission approves the Western hemisphere’s first gene therapy, aimed at correcting a lipid-processing disorder.