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Shutdown Stalls US–EU Trade Agreement Talks

Another temporary casualty of the US government shutdown are the negotiations surrounding the US and Europe’s mooted free trade agreement. The second round of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP) talks were due to start this week in Brussels, Belgium, but following last Tuesday’s closedown of non-essential US operations, trade representative Michael Froman told […]
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Shutdown Forces FDA, HHS No-Shows

Officials from the Food and Drug Administration and the National Institutes of Health were scheduled to explain developments in clinical trial registration and transparency at the Drug Information Association’s conference on Clinical Trial Disclosure in Bethesda, Md. this week. They sent in slides, and one HHS official even pre-recorded his presentation. But the government shutdown […]
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Gov't Shutdown Halts FDA Product Submissions and Other Functions

Planning to submit to the FDA today? Think again. The agency put a forced pause on key services and functions – and furloughed 6,620 FDA employees – as a result of last night’s government shutdown. Stephen King, a member of CDER’s communications team at FDA, said in an email that “no new regulatory submissions that […]
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