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    India Unveils New Online Submission System for Clinical Trials

    India's Central Drugs Standards Control Organization (CDSCO) has launched a new online submission system for clinical trials as part of efforts to increase transparency, accountability and efficiency in processing trial applications. CDSCO says the new online system will help in the collection and organization of information on sponsors, contract research organizations, investigators, ethics committees and trial subjects. The release of the submission system comes as...
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    India’s CDSCO Looks to Crack Down on Online Drug Sales

    An Indian government committee is looking to stem the spread of illegal sales of prescription medicines online. The prevalence of such illegal online pharmacies is pushing India’s Drugs Consultative Committee (DCC) to consider amending the country’s prescription drug law – known as the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945 – to stop the spread of websites willing to sell medicines without a prescription in India and abroad. According to a summary of the committee’s meeting fr...