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    US Government Wants to Know More About the Biotech Ecosystem

    The White House’s Office of Science Technology and Policy (OSTP) on Tuesday sought input from any and all biotech stakeholders on the innovation, products, technology and data derived from biologically-related processes and science that drive economic growth, promote health and increase public benefit. Referred to as the “Bioeconomy,” OSTP said it’s seeking comments before 23 October from the public, including those with capital investments, those performing research or...
  • Proposed Legislation Would Require FDA to Develop Guidelines to Ensure Scientific Quality

    A bill proposed in late June 2012 by a bipartisan group of congressmen would require all federal agencies, including the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), to develop guidelines to ensure "scientific information relied upon by the agency" meets a number of quality standards. The bill, H.R. 5952 - To require each Federal agency to submit and obtain approval from the Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy of guidelines for ensuring and maximizing the ...