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    Cancer Immunotherapies: EMA to Hold November Workshop

    The European Medicines Agency (EMA) on Tuesday announced that its Committee for Advanced Therapies (CAT) is organizing a workshop on 15 and 16 November 2016 to discuss the scientific and regulatory challenges of immunotherapy medicines based on genetically modified T-cells (white blood cells that fight off viruses and bacteria). As EMA explains, “Immunotherapy is a type of cancer treatment that mobilizes the body's own defense mechanisms to fight cancer. Immunotherapy m...
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    European Regulatory Roundup: UK Lord Tries to Reassure Politicians on Brexit Life Science Strategy (11 August 2016)

    Welcome to our European Regulatory Roundup, our weekly overview of the top EU regulatory news. UK Lord Tries to Reassure Politicians About Brexit Life Science Strategy A member of the United Kingdom’s House of Lords has tried to reassure politicians who questioned the effect of Brexit on life sciences that the government has the situation under control. David Prior, the parliamentary under secretary of state for health in the Lords, made the comments in a lette...