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    UK Updates on Drug Shortage Plans Ahead of Looming Brexit Deadline

    Although the UK has prepared for drug supply issues ahead of a no-deal Brexit on 31 October, Matt Hancock, UK secretary of state for health and social care, explained recently what still needs to be done. Chief among the issues that need to be dealt with is industry readiness for the new customs procedures under a no-deal Brexit and ensuring that industry registers to access new freight capacity. “The Government is establishing a dedicated trader readiness ‘Support U...
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    FDA Concurs With WHO on Rare Lymphoma Linked to Breast Implants

    The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Tuesday said it now concurs with the World Health Organization’s designation of an association between breast implants and the development of anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL), a rare type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. "Since 2011, we have strengthened our understanding of this condition and concur with the  World Health Organization designation  of breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) as a rare...