Research and Development

GAO Reports on Drug Pricing, R&D Changes

Spending on prescription drugs sold through retail pharmacies in 2015 were estimated to comprise nearly 12 percent of total personal health care services spending in the United States. Read More

EMA Adopts Guideline on Treatments for Autism

The European Medicines Agency adopted a guideline for sponsors developing new products for autism spectrum disorder, providing recommendations on diagnostic criteria, target populations and clinical trial design. Read More

EMA Adopts ICH Guideline on Multi-Region Clinical Trials

The European Medicines Agency adopted the International Council for Harmonisation’s E17 guideline on multi-region clinical trials, which can support simultaneous product submissions in different parts of the world and more efficient drug development. Read More