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    EMA, Payors Team up to Speed up Assessments of Medicines

    In the EU, a product must clear two hurdles before it can reach patients. First, it must be approved by regulators, such as the European Medicines Agency (EMA), which determines if a product is safe and effective. Thereafter, the product is evaluated by health technology assessment (HTA) bodies, which determine if the product is suitable for reimbursement according to the standards of various countries. Now, EU regulators and reimbursement bodies are teaming up in ...