The New NIH Final Rule Is Getting Tough On Non-Compliant Researchers

Health Care Policies: NIH Final Rule

New requirements on final clinical trial registration and reporting were released on September 16th. These new rulings could have a massive impact on the fate of trials. In some cases, the NIH may freeze grant funding if they fail to make the grade. The NIH is currently the largest public funder for these clinical trials, with an annual spend of $3 billion. This should appear as no shock to the many companies and research institutions involved. The draft outlines have been publicly available since …

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The Impact of Brexit On the Life Sciences Industry

Health Policies For The Life Sciences Industry

The historic UK referendum on the nation’s relationship with the EU led to a surprising result. The majority of the people wanted to leave.

This severing of ties – now more commonly referred to as Brexit – has cast some doubts over the ongoing UK/EU relationship concerning healthcare and the life sciences industry.

There is plenty of debate over the way in which Brexit will have an impact on this industry. At the time, there is no clear answer as there are so …

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