• EMA to Publish Scientific Opinions on Medicines Contained in Medical Devices

    The European Medicines Agency (EMA) will for the first time begin publishing public assessment reports (PARs) for pharmaceutical and biological medicines used in medical devices, the agency said in an 8 August announcement . The EU regulatory agency does not, to the consternation of critics , review medical devices. Devices intended for marketing in Europe are instead regulated through the European Conformity (CE) marking system, through which devices are assessed by e...