TITLE

White House argues for FDA budget of $4B in fiscal 2011

AUTHOR(S)
MCCARTY, MARK
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Medical Device Daily;2/2/2010, Vol. 14 Issue 21, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the 4 billion U.S. dollar budget proposed by the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama for the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) in fiscal 2011. The U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) is expected to receive a budget boost of 1 billion U.S. dollars. According to FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, the budget represents a very real step forward to safer products and more advanced therapeutics.
ACCESSION #
47906348

 

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