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New Trade Agreements May Block Generic Access to Foreign Markets, Lawmakers Say
March 16, 2007
Language in newly signed free trade agreements covering data exclusivity and patent extension could delay generic drug entry in foreign markets where access to low-cost medicines is highly needed, a bipartisan group of lawmakers contends.
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