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Food and drug administration

Food and drug administration

The U.S. Agency responsible for regulation of biotechnology foodproducts. The major laws under which the agency has regulatory powersinclude the food, drug, and cosmetic act, and the public health service Act.


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Re: Thalidomide

Thalidomide is a drug used in the treatment of leprosy. In the late 1950s, ... anxiety, and insomnia. A decade later, the Food and Drug Administration took the drug off the market after more than 10,000 ...

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Thu Mar 29, 2012 9:41 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Thalidomide
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Thalidomide

... for morning sickness. however, in 1998 the U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved this drug for the treatment of certain ...

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by JonathanLe
Sat Nov 06, 2010 5:23 pm
 
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by KSama
Tue Jul 28, 2009 5:16 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Death Defying Dye?
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Sugar Allergy

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by DrDahlman
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:20 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
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The Fiber Disease

... review and approval is required (e.g. drugs, food regulated by FDA, food packaging, medical devices, ... established by Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) o Recommended Exposure Limits ... for Toxicological Research of the Food and Drug Administration (NCTR/FDA). The program ...

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by London
Wed Dec 13, 2006 6:52 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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